Bob Woodward

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In black and white: ‘I do not think an idea has ever crossed Donald Trump’s mind. This is elemental,’ Michael Wolff says. Photograph: Doug Mills/New York Times

When we look back on the strange period known as the Trump presidency, we will have no shortage of eyewitnesses on which to draw, from the deeply sour(...)

Book lovers  waiting to enter the Secret Garden venue at last year’s  Dalkey Book Festival. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Later today, well over 100,000 people will congregate at Slane and Malahide to hear, respectively, the venerable sounds of Metallica and the even more(...)

Bob Woodward: ‘I think there’s a lot of pomposity, particularly on television’. Photograph: Don Emmert/AFP/Getty

He may still be associated in the public mind with the investigative reporting of the Watergate scandal which ultimately brought down US president Ric(...)

US  President Donald Trump’s one-time campaign chair and convention manager Paul Manafort speaks at a press conference at the Republican Convention in Cleveland, US on July 19th, 2016 Photograph: Carlo Allegri/Reuters/File

US president Donald Trump’s former campaign manager Paul Manafort met with Wikileaks founder Julian Assange in the Ecuadorian embassy in London in Mar(...)

Detail of a cartoon by Rob Rogers, who was sacked after 25 years  on the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette because his cartoons were regarded by his employers as targeting Trump disproportionately and as too critical of him
Cartoonists take on Trump
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  • November 8, 2018, 10:12

At times when politics becomes surreal – and they are by no means rare times – words fail us and we need cartoons or other forms of satire to give exp(...)

Former Democratic senator and presidential hopeful Gary Hart: “I bear a very heavy burden of responsibility.” Photograph: Nick Cote/The New York Times

As we fantasise about a parallel universe, where America is not a joke and our president cares about other human beings, the same questions keep swirl(...)

 US president Donald Trump  with defence secretary Gen Jim Mattis in 2016. File photograph: Mike Segar/Reuters

US president Donald Trump suspects his defence secretary, Gen Jim Mattis, “could be” heading for the exit. Mr Trump was responding to a specific ques(...)

US vice president Mike Pence said  he is ‘100% confident’ no one on his staff wrote piece. Photograph: Ethan Miller/Getty

US vice president Mike Pence has said he is “100 per cent confident” that no one on his staff was involved with the anonymous New York Times column cr(...)

US vice-president Mike Pence speaks about the creation of a new branch of the military, Space Force, at the Pentagon. Photograph: Saul Loeb/Getty Images

A bombshell newspaper essay which detailed efforts to sideline Donald Trump from government was “just an obvious attempt to distract attention from th(...)

US president Donald Trump speaks to reporters aboard Air Force One on his way to Fargo, North Dakota, on Friday. Photograph: Kevin Lamarque/Reuters

US president Donald Trump said on Friday that attorney general Jeff Sessions should investigate the source of an anonymous piece in the New York Time(...)

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