Trump might as well tell the House to hurry up and impeach him already

President Trump should want a rapid impeachment process. The Ukraine story hasn’t been good for him, and there is only one way out —...

Anatomy of the city’s rampant educational fraud

It has been forever since kids were required to learn anything important to obtain a high school diploma in New York City — but...

Stop helicoptering other people’s kids

How old do you need to be to see a movie alone in New York City? I recently found out. My daughter had been asking...

Goodwin: It’s time for Michael Bloomberg to enter the 2020 race

Like the swallows coming back to Capistrano, reports are surfacing that Michael Bloomberg is considering a White House run. Again. The former New York mayor...

De Blasio’s jail plan guarantees nightmares for the next mayor

A day after the City Council voted to close Rikers Island, Mayor Bill de Blasio told advocates that they had “witnessed the impossible.” He’s...

Devine: Pelosi’s meeting antics were a disservice to women

The image Nancy Pelosi added to her Twitter profile last week shows her as the plucky woman at a table full of gray men,...

Devine: William Barr explains how people who hate religion are ruining our country

Judging by the spittle-flecked hatred coming his way, Attorney General Bill Barr scored a bull’s-eye on the intolerant left with his speech at Notre...

Andrew Yang’s (phantom) robot menace

Andrew Yang, the tech entrepreneur and gadfly, has definitely cleared the bar for a successful cause candidate. Not only has he exceeded expectations for his...

It’s time to pluck some peacock and clean house at NBC News

Why are Andy Lack and Noah Oppenheim still running NBC News? As we’ve indisputably learned this week from Ronan Farrow’s book, when it came to...

Goodwin: Democratic rivals make it clear who the front-runner is at latest debate

Finally Joe Biden got some good news: He wasn’t the target of his rivals in the party’s fourth presidential debate. The bad news is that’s...

Democratic debate: Elizabeth Warren at a loss when pressured to defend fanciful proposals

So this was the debate where Joe Biden did horribly at the beginning, was pretty bad in the middle and then was suddenly great...

Trump is repeating key Obama Middle East mistakes

Barack Obama and Donald Trump are diametrically opposed figures, representing the categorical rejection of the other for their supporters, yet share significant foreign policy...

What does it take to get sent to jail in New York City?

Does Tony Johnson, the Brooklyn 17-year-old who stands charged as a gang-banging crime tsunami, represent the future of New York? Johnson now sits in a...

Trump is clearly right: We don’t need new immigrants headed directly to welfare

President Trump’s key immigration rule change, to discourage immigrants from relying on public health programs, food stamps, housing assistance and other welfare, got derailed...

The stars were never going to align for Facebook’s Libra

Four months after Facebook announced a “new currency,” Libra, the project is foundering. It’s no surprise that Facebook couldn’t create a currency out of...

Nightmare on ‘Sesame Street’: talking ‘social relevance’ way too far

Who among us didn’t grow up with Big Bird, Elmo and the whole gang teaching us how to navigate our emotions and the wider...

Goodwin: Madness of leftist zealots

Watching the daily attacks and counterattacks in Washington, the optimist in me searches for the bright side. Surely there will be resolutions soon on...

Devine: Democrats slap the faithful during LGBTQ Town Hall

Anyone wondering why religious people still support Donald Trump, despite his flaws, need only watch a recording of the Democrats’ fanatical LGBTQ Town Hall...

Elizabeth Warren’s way of winning 2020 nomination risks re-electing Trump

It’s the Elizabeth Warren moment. She has risen in the polls and is now tied with Joe Biden atop the Real Clear Politics average....

Columbus Day haters are missing the entire point of the holiday

So long, Christopher Columbus. You’ve been canceled. Some 60 cities and states have stopped celebrating Columbus Day, in many cases replacing it with Indigenous Peoples...

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