April 15, 2015 | The race for the White House delivers either Republican presidents who favor the rich or Democrats who also favor the rich, but not as much.
About Donald Kaul
Donald Kaul has written columns for half a century, beginning with a long stint at the Des Moines Register that made him a household name (in a good way) throughout Iowa. Kaul, who was named a Pulitzer Prize finalist for commentary in 1987 and 1999, lives in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
You can read more about his career in this column by Emily Schwartz Greco. He began to write for OtherWords in 2001, when it was known as Minuteman Media, and retired in 2016.
Articles by Donald Kaul
March 11, 2015 | Republicans invited the Israeli prime minister to Congress to embarrass Obama, not to defuse a nuclear threat.
February 25, 2015 | The former New York City mayor may be full of it, but that won't stop him from weighing in.
February 11, 2015 | Obama's modest critique of Christian hypocrisy suddenly has Republicans defending the crusades.
November 12, 2014 | Democrats are paying heavily for their political failures — and for ditching the working stiff.
August 7, 2014 | More excerpts from classic columns related to President Richard Nixon's resignation.
August 6, 2014 | Enjoy these excerpts from classic columns related to President Nixon's resignation.
January 3, 2014 | In this November 5, 2003 column, Kaul compared George W. Bush to a failed baseball team manager in terms of the way he dealt with Iraq.
December 22, 2013 | Every Christmas season brings me back to a decisive moment in my career.
December 18, 2013 | In this April 5, 2006 column, Kaul described one of the ways the government pads the oil industry's bottom line.
December 11, 2013 | In this February 16, 2005 column, readers got an explanation of why President George W. Bush's privatization plan deserved to go nowhere.
October 23, 2013 | The tea party faithful are already beating their war drums.
October 9, 2013 | The tea-partying faction's influence wouldn't be so out of proportion to its numbers without the cowardice of more moderate Republicans.
October 2, 2013 | The shutdown as well as the looming debt ceiling crisis is entirely a Republican Party production.
September 25, 2013 | Peace and tolerance are starting to break out.