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Michael A. Cohen

Michael A. Cohen is a regular contributor for The Boston Globe on national politics and foreign affairs. He is also the author of “American Maelstrom: The 1968 Election and the Politics of Division.” Michael has written for dozens of news outlets, including as a columnist for the Guardian and Foreign Policy and he is the US Political Correspondent for the London Observer. He previously worked as a speechwriter at the US State Department and has been a lecturer at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs.

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OPINION | MICHAEL COHEN

Trump’s latest betrayal strengthens the case for impeachment

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The president’s willingness to take campaign help from Russia in 2020 is another disturbing sign of his unfitness for office.

Opinion | Michael A. Cohen

Biden’s bipartisan fantasies

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The Republican Party of 2019 will almost certainly be the Republican Party of 2021: Joe Biden isn’t going to change that.

Opinion | Michael A. Cohen

President Trump isn’t getting credit for the economy — and he never will

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Our rancorous partisan divide has made that old political maxim — “it’s the economy, stupid” — increasingly irrelevant.

Opinion | Michael A. Cohen

Surprise! A Republican profile in courage

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Last month, Justin Amash did the unthinkable for a member of the Party of Trump: He suggested that the president of the United States should be held accountable for his actions.