John Stoehr

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

How normal is Trump’s sadism?

March 11, 2024 /

The answer will determine whether voters forgive him.

With command performance, Biden puts Dems’ fears to rest

March 8, 2024 /

That won’t stop pundits from concern-trolling about his age, but it should stop Democratic voters from worrying. Joe’s gonna be all right.

Mitch McConnell isn’t a hypocrite

March 7, 2024 /

He’s telling us who he is, the perfect nihilist, but we won’t believe him.

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March 7, 2024 /

The best gift.

The Supreme Court just turned us all into vigilante voters

March 6, 2024 /

The potential for democracy obliterating the rule of law.

On polls and panicking

March 4, 2024 /

Who has the better read on the electorate?

Please subscribe to the Editorial Board to support politics in plain English and the common good

March 3, 2024 /

Thank you!

This is what happens when ‘pro-life Republicans’ play God

March 1, 2024 /

The legal and political disaster awaiting them in Alabama.

Decade of Russian infowars has made Republicans, well, weird

February 28, 2024 /

So weird as to appear virtually foreign to mainstream Americans.

Trump is so weak he can’t beat Biden without Russia’s help

February 27, 2024 /

It’s become a practical necessity.