The Soundings Blog

The Final Putsch

As we enter the traditional post-Labor Day stretch of the presidential election, Trump and the Republicans have ramped up the assault...

Under “Press”ure

One of the signs of a healthy, well-functioning democracy is the existence of a free and often adversarial press. Unsurprisingly, as...

An Orgy Of Criminality

This week’s Republican National Convention was filled with dark and divisive propaganda, rank hypocrisy, and often untethered from reality. More importantly,...