David Waywell

Reaction Contributor


Thursday, 21 January 2021

Biden hits the right note

Joe Biden only needed to avoid threatening civil war to be sure that this inauguration was better than the last. …

By David Waywell



Wednesday, 20 January 2021

How will history judge the Trump years?

“Well, that was some weird shit…” Four years on and has there been any better summary of the Trump years …

By David Waywell



Friday, 15 January 2021

Trump is right: don’t compare him to Richard Nixon

Word from the White House is that Donald Trump is turning pink (or orangy pink) at the mere mention of …

By David Waywell



Wednesday, 13 January 2021

Impeachment remains Republicans' best outcome

The news that Mitch McConnell privately welcomes the impeachment of Donald Trump is no more surprising than Mike Pence declining …

By David Waywell



Thursday, 7 January 2021

Is this the end of American democracy or a renewal?

America’s news networks were quick to term it an “insurrection” and “sedition” soon became the theme of the hour. Perhaps …

By David Waywell



Tuesday, 5 January 2021

The next four years begin tonight in Georgia

If tonight’s Senate runoffs in Georgia hang in the balance then so too do the ambitions of the incoming Biden …

By David Waywell



Friday, 11 December 2020

Donald Trump is fading away

The belief that President Donald Trump has gone into hiding in recent weeks is perhaps as much a figment of …

By David Waywell