For America’s best lawyers, Trump is a leper 08/18/2022 I’ve had some good yuks lately – starting with quack doc Mehlmet Oz screwing up his Man of the People Act in the “Wegner’s” supermarket, ... Read More Don’t be too quick to say no to Uncle Joe 08/11/2022 I fail to understand why so many people have long made such a big deal about Joe Biden’s lousy poll numbers. Don’t they know their ... Read More Red-state Kansas sends a message to right-wing theocrats 08/04/2022 When high court theocrat Samuel Alito wrote his screed abolishing the constitutional right to an abortion, he insisted – quoting the late rightwing justice Antonin ... Read More Rupert Murdoch is scraping you-know-who off the sole of his shoe 07/28/2022 The grinding sound you’re hearing is the Rupert Murdoch propaganda machine chewing up Donald Trump and spitting him out. That’s the good news. We’ll get ... Read More Republican’s nutcase candidates stoke Democratic hopes 07/21/2022 Do I detect a faint glimmer of good news? Trump’s cult party still seems on track to capture the House, thanks to inflation (which is ... Read More Willful blindness is no defense when you summon a mob to wreak havoc 07/14/2022 At the start of Tuesday's Jan. 6 hearing, Liz Cheney sent a critically important message to the Justice Department: “Like everyone else in this country, ... Read More Catholic Ireland is more progressive than America about abortion 06/30/2022 I can’t help but notice that the six Supreme Court justices who criminalized abortion were all raised Catholic. It’s quite galling (the mildest adjective I ... Read More What happens when honest private citizens get targeted by fascists 06/23/2022 To millions of oblivious Americans, “democracy” is just an abstraction conjured by dead men in powdered wigs, and “fascism” is just something with swastikas on ... Read More Grassroots MAGA termites are chewing the woodwork of democracy 06/17/2022 The fascist threat at the top, so well documented by the Jan. 6 Committee, is rightfully seizing our attention. But it’s also happening from the ... Read More Let’s move to Australia, where they confiscate mass murder weapons 06/03/2022 It’s blasphemy in certain circles to state the obvious, which is that America is not exceptional in every way and that Americans are not the ... Read More Archives Dick Polman Dick Polman is the national political columnist at WHYY in Philadelphia and a "Writer in Residence" at the University of Pennsylvania. Email him at [email protected] Daily Newsletter Sign up for FREE! Get Cartoons Daily! Sign up for our free daily newsletter by entering your email and clicking on subscribe. Subscribe 2 of 21‹12345›» Close this module GET OUR FREE DAILY CARTOON EMAIL NEWSLETTER!All the best our sites have to offer – free in your email box! No hassle! No obligation! So cool! Just sign up!First NameJohnLast NameSmithYour email[email protected]SubmitNever see this message again.