Latest from David Von Drehle
  • Opinion

The cicadas are a godsend

Slow down, the cicadas sing to us.
  • Apr 9, 2021
  • Opinion

Of course infrastructure pays for itself. It leverages the greatest resource on earth.

Sure, it’s expensive. But when we get it done, we’re glad we did.
  • Apr 2, 2021
  • Opinion

‘Children’s author’ Beverly Cleary was a great writer, period

To inhabit the lives of children without distorting or condescending is an imaginative feat of the highest order.
  • Mar 27, 2021
  • Opinion

Andrew Cuomo is plummeting, and there’s no one left to catch him

Those he climbed over are watching him fall.
  • Mar 26, 2021
  • Opinion

Sidney Powell does an about-face on her Stop the Steal claims

What it says that Team Trump’s legal advocate now argues that no one should have believed her election-fraud claims.
  • Mar 23, 2021
  • Opinion

Don’t go wobbly, Mr. President. Beat the pandemic.

If Biden keeps his eye on the ball, the rewards will be enormous.
  • Mar 19, 2021
  • Opinion

The anti-‘Roe v. Wade’ movement is increasingly disconnected from facts

The result of legalizing abortion has been fewer procedures, not more.
  • Mar 16, 2021
  • Opinion

Meghan Markle never understood royal stardom

In the House of Windsor, there’s only one star.
  • Mar 9, 2021
  • Opinion

The Johnson & Johnson vaccine works great for everyone. It’s a perfect match for young adults.

Officials need to think carefully about how the Johnson & Johnson vaccine will be used.
  • Mar 5, 2021
  • Opinion

Biden has to take the loss in Afghanistan — and add it to George W. Bush’s record

The time to win was before we went in.
  • Mar 2, 2021