Stories by Joshua Kopel

Joshua Kopel,

"Quick: cheering at the blood of one’s enemies, celebrations of victory and assertions of striking a blow at the heart of the hated, the evil foe. What did that make you think of just now? I thought of Al Qaeda, reveling in the destruction of September 11."

Joshua Kopel,

The normally serious, earnest President was full of gaffs at the White House Correspondents' Dinner, but he revealed how cathartic it can be for Americans to poke fun at their own politics.

Joshua Kopel,

By the way, Donald, it’s pronounced ‘huge,’ not ‘eyuge.’ Also, it’s pronounced ‘I am fucking delusional,’ not ‘I am running for president.’

Joshua Kopel,

The two nations in turmoil have growing economies and educated populations.