Larry Beinhart

Larry Beinhart

Larry Beinhart is a novelist, best known for Wag the Dog. He's also been a journalist, political consultant, a commercial producer and director. 

Trump Impeachment Inquiry

Ambassador Sondland blew the impeachment inquiry wide open

President Trump's fortunes finally turned south with the bombshell testimony of the US ambassador to the EU.

Ambassador Sondland blew the impeachment inquiry wide open

Donald Trump

A president above the law?

Trump's claims of presidential immunity from prosecution are not based on the constitution or supported by case law.

A president above the law?

Donald Trump

'No quid pro quo': How US legalised corruption long before Trump

Since John Roberts became chief justice in 2005, the US Supreme Court has been doing all it can to legalise corruption.

'No quid pro quo': How US legalised corruption long before Trump

US & Canada

When lies Trump truth

If Trump's falsehoods do not get him impeached or defeated in 2020, the future of American democracy will be bleak.

When lies Trump truth

Democratic Party

To impeach or not to impeach: Why Democrats changed their minds

Events of the past week proved that the Democrats can win with impeachment, even if they lose in the Senate.

To impeach or not to impeach: Why Democrats changed their minds

Business & Economy

Why mainstream analyses of the upcoming recession are wrong

Yes, Trump's policies will cause a recession, but his tariffs are not the reason.

Why mainstream analyses of the upcoming recession are wrong

US & Canada

Donald and Ronald

Just how different is Trump's presidency from Reagan's?

Donald and Ronald

Donald Trump

Trump and the infinity war of subpoenas

In the infinite number of possible developments in this struggle, there is one outcome in which Trump wins it all.

Trump and the infinity war of subpoenas

United States

Robert Mueller has been inducted into the 'chickensh** club'

After a nearly two-year-long probe, all Special Counsel Robert Mueller could do was produce an inconclusive report.

Robert Mueller has been inducted into the 'chickensh** club'

US & Canada

Trump's worst week in office

Will the fallout of the Cohen testimony and the Vietnam summit setback push Trump to wag the dog?

Trump's worst week in office

Business & Economy

New Yorkers were right to oppose the Amazon deal

The opposition to the deal may have been wrong in detail. But it is right in principle.

New Yorkers were right to oppose the Amazon deal

United States

To tax or not to tax the rich more, that is the question

Thanks to Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Elizabeth Warren, the most important battle in American politics is finally on.

To tax or not to tax the rich more, that is the question