John Stoehr teaches writing at Yale. His essays and journalism have appeared in The American Prospect, Reuters Opinion, the Guardian, and Dissent, among other publications. He is a political blogger for The Washington Spectator and a frequent contributor to Al Jazeera English.

 

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Star Spangled Staggers
22 May 2012
Shepard Smith, the Fox news anchor, was talking about Mitt Romney's "friendship" with Newt Gingrich when...
Star Spangled Staggers
16 May 2012
Ron Paul isn't really quitting the race for the Republican Party's presidential nomination, but he isn't...
Star Spangled Staggers
10 May 2012
Voters are focused on their wallets.
Star Spangled Staggers
07 May 2012
The libertarian candidate who won't go quietly.
Star Spangled Staggers
26 April 2012
Newt Gingrich is done. Well, he's been done. It just took a five-state primary smash by Mitt Romney to goad...
Star Spangled Staggers
23 April 2012
The party has forgotten the meaning of conservatism.
Star Spangled Staggers
17 April 2012
Is he a moderate or a conservative?
Star Spangled Staggers
09 April 2012
The big news last week wasn't that Mitt Romney will probably be the nominee for the Republican Party; it was that...
Star Spangled Staggers
30 March 2012
One step forward, two steps back -- that's the Mitt Romney way. The runner-up to the 2008 nomination looks like he...
Star Spangled Staggers
26 March 2012
Conservatives tepid.
Star Spangled Staggers
21 March 2012
In the past, whenever Mitt Romney said something stupid, his super PAC would come to the rescue with a money bomb....
Star Spangled Staggers
19 March 2012
A few weeks ago, New York Times columnist Charles Blow was asked by a morning-show host on MSNBC why Rick Santorum...
Star Spangled Staggers
14 March 2012
Mitt Romney didn't stay in the Deep South after the results of Tuesday's primary vote came in. Perhaps it was because...
Star Spangled Staggers
08 March 2012
American media loves a good horse race. That's why you see so much feverish debate over trivia. For instance, does Mitt...
Star Spangled Staggers
07 March 2012
Romney takes Ohio

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