John Stoehr

John Stoehr is the editor of the Editorial Board. He writes the daily edition. Find him @johnastoehr.

SCOTUS Shivs Democracy

June 27, 2019 /

Liberals, the high court is no longer your friend.

Tell Dems to Demilitarize the Border

June 26, 2019 /

The status quo, with or without Donald Trump, is killing people.

In Border Crisis, Dems Are Complicit

June 25, 2019 /

As in the past, they continue to accept the GOP’s bad faith.

How the New York Times Creates Credibility for Trump

June 24, 2019 /

If there are few consequences for lying, there are few for rape.

The Humiliation of Trump’s Weakness

June 21, 2019 /

Iran bloodied his nose. Who’s next to punch the bully?

When ‘Truth-Tellers’ Silence Truth

June 20, 2019 /

Chuck Todd laundered the GOP’s intellectual dishonesty.

‘Speech Freaks’ Don’t Want to Protect Speech

June 19, 2019 /

They want to destroy it. Liberals are helping.

Liberals Must Name the Evil

June 18, 2019 /

Suffering is central to fascist politics. Indeed, “sadism” is the point.

Does GOP Have a ‘Women Problem’?

June 17, 2019 /

It’s an argument you hear so often it seems true.

Taking Democracy for Granted

June 17, 2019 /

The Atlantic’s Adam Serwer is always a must-read. Last week, he wrote a piece in keeping with key themes in the Editorial Board. Black Americans did not abandon liberal democracy because of slavery, Jim Crow, and the systematic destruction of whatever wealth they managed to accumulate; instead they took up arms in two world wars…