BOOM! We broke it, let's fix it.
Recommended by Bob Westrope
Fact-based reporting and commentary on politics, policy and culture – informed by conservative principles
Russia's War on Democracy
By Olga Lautman
Newsletter covering Russia, Ukraine, Eastern, and Central Europe with a focus on Russia's intelligence operations to destabilize global democracies
The Focus Group
By Sarah Longwell
Go behind the glass with Sarah Longwell to hear what real focus group participants have to say.
The Good in Us by Mary L. Trump
By Mary L Trump
In which we come together to save American democracy, or at least have fun while trying.
Just Ask The Question Newsletter
By Brian Karem
Exclusive weekly content from Reporter Brian Karem
On the Trail with Nick Kristof
By Nicholas Kristof
a has-been journalist and has-been politician looking at the world through Oregon eyes
Breaking the News
By James Fallows
Dispatches from a veteran reporter
Exposing where power lies in our system — and how it's used and abused
By Aaron Rupar
Sign up for fearless, independent coverage of US politics and media.
By The Lincoln Project presents "Honestly Abe"
The Official Daily (M-F) Briefing of The Lincoln Project
By Molly Ball
Latest work by Molly Ball
By Anand Giridharadas
On politics and culture, money and power, from Anand Giridharadas
Simple Politics with Kim Wehle
Common-sense conversations to find balance in news coverage and tolerance of each other's opinions
Dispatches From A Collapsing State | Jared Yates Sexton
The home for Jared Yates Sexton's political, cultural, and historical writings diagnosing a world in crisis and searching for a better, realer, more human future
By Steve Schmidt
By Steve Schmidt
The Hartmann Report
By Thom Hartmann
Renaissance Thinking About the Issues of Our Day.
By Noah Smith
Economics and other interesting stuff
Letters from an American
By Heather Cox Richardson
A newsletter about the history behind today's politics.
By The Bulwark
Analysis and reporting on politics and culture in America. No partisan loyalties. No tribal prejudices.
By Steven Beschloss
Dispatches of alarm and hope, on politics and society, democracy and justice. With passion and urgency.
Civil Discourse with Joyce Vance
By Joyce Vance
Worried about the state of the republic? Get the legal knowledge & analysis you need to be an advocate for democracy, along with a dose of savvy optimism.
By Timothy Snyder
Opening the future by understanding the past.
PREVAIL by Greg Olear
PREVAIL is a regular column about politics, history, national security, foreign affairs, organized crime, dirty money, global corruption, the fight for democracy—and, on Sundays, poetry and literature.
By Matthew Yglesias
Passion and Perspective from Matthew Yglesias
By Ruth Ben-Ghiat
A newsletter for big-picture thinking about threats to democracy around the world
By Yashar Ali
By Judd Legum
Independent accountability journalism.
Heather Cox Richardson
By Cheryl Eschbach
Politics in the United States
The Secret Podcast
By The Secret Show
Tuesdays with Mona Charen and Charlie Sykes and Fridays with Sarah Longwell and JVL–off the leash and uncensored. Only for Bulwark+ members.
© 2022 Bob Westrope
Publish on Substack
Get the app
is the home for great writing
or unblock scripts