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Michael A. Cohen

Michael A. Cohen is a regular contributor for The Boston Globe on national politics and foreign affairs. He is also the author of “American Maelstrom: The 1968 Election and the Politics of Division.” Michael has written for dozens of news outlets, including as a columnist for the Guardian and Foreign Policy and he is the US Political Correspondent for the London Observer. He previously worked as a speechwriter at the US State Department and has been a lecturer at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs.

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The case for impeachment begins here

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The ball is now in Congress’s court, and the path forward is clear: Impeachment proceedings must begin.

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Are Dems ready for Elizabeth Warren’s angry populist message?

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Will they support a candidate who minces no words and pushes a sweeping platform of political change?

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Barr’s tactic with the Mueller report: spin and delay

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William Barr’s summary of the Mueller report — and his delay in delivering it to Congress — is clearly meant to favor the president.

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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo remains a partisan, Tea Party congressman

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Pompeo is acting less like the nation’s top diplomat and more like a partisan member of the Trump administration, with a clear political agenda.