John Stoehr

John Stoehr is the editor of the Editorial Board. He writes the daily edition open and available to all. Find him @johnastoehr.

Was the 2020 election the Republicans’ best and last shot at an authoritarian takeover?

October 14, 2021 /

Everything we are seeing now, no matter how scary it is, may in the course of time prove to be a slow unwinding of an all-but-spent threat.

Whatever Joe Biden and the Democrats decide will be the best outcome democracy can produce while being sabotaged

October 13, 2021 /

Cut these Democrats some slack.

I’m not buying Adam Schiff’s bullshit. Neither should you

October 12, 2021 /

Why is the congressman taking advantage of ignorance?

So much depends on respectable white people. We need them to see sadism is the GOP’s point

October 11, 2021 /

There is no middle way. There is no neutral position.

Arizona’s fraudit, corrupt bail, you are not an algorithm, mini-insurrections, abortion bounties, plus John Stoehr’s week

October 9, 2021 /

The weekend edition!

Merrick Garland thinks he’s being neutral in the face of Trump’s crimes. He’s wrong. He’s being complicit. Make him know it

October 8, 2021 /

We are not facing a “full-blown constitutional crisis.”

How the right wing uses the Constitution and the Supreme Court to squeeze liberty out of Americans they don’t like

October 7, 2021 /

The right to harass, intimidate and threaten whomever they want.

They are not peaceful protesters. They are death-threat squads. The US attorney general is absolutely right. He must act

October 6, 2021 /

Don’t let the Republicans con you.

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October 6, 2021 /

Thank you!

The GOP told the biggest business lobby it’s time to choose: business or politics

October 5, 2021 /

The US Chamber of Commerce chose politics.