Daniel R DePetris

Daniel R DePetris

Daniel R. DePetris is a political columnist for a variety of publications, including the American Conservative, the Spectator, and Rare. 

 

 

US State Department

Mike Pompeo is the anti-Tillerson

But will the former CIA director be able to succeed where his predecessor failed?

Mike Pompeo is the anti-Tillerson

Donald Trump

Can Mueller's Russia probe bring Trump down?

The biggest threat to Donald Trump's presidency is not Mueller or his band of hungry prosecutors - it is Trump himself.

Can Mueller's Russia probe bring Trump down?

Donald Trump

'Memogate' and Trump's dangerous paranoia

The infamous Nunes memo has likely fed Trump's paranoia about US law enforcement and intelligence agencies.

'Memogate' and Trump's dangerous paranoia

Human Rights

Why Obama's plan to close Guantanamo is all talk

Obama's Gitmo closure plan has about as much chance of succeeding as his earlier attempts.

Why Obama's plan to close Guantanamo is all talk