Robert Koehler is an award-winning, Chicago-based journalist and nationally syndicated writer. Contact him at or visit his website at

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09 December 2016

The president-elect stumbles over the protocols of geopolitics and war, tweeting all the way.

22 November 2016


Maybe this much is true. Donald Trump, pseudo-president-elect,...

17 November 2016

“All great changes,” said Deepak Chopra, “are preceded by chaos.”

12 November 2016

It was a moment as tiny as marking a ballot — those two minutes of the second debate, when the...

11 November 2016

And so we are a nation up for grabs.

Racist populism trounces...

29 October 2016

World War II never quite ended — it morphed.

Today we call it the...