Latest from Fred Hiatt
  • Opinion

This is the Republicans’ back-up plan in case they can’t suppress enough votes

One by one, states’ anti-democracy bills threaten the republic.
  • Jun 13, 2021
  • Opinion

Voter suppression is bad. But this tactic is even worse.

Trumpist Republicans are using the big lie of 2020 to make changes that could pave the way for the big steal in 2024.
  • May 16, 2021
  • Opinion

For Biden, 44 confirmations down, only 1,156 to go

If we want to show that our democracy still works, a good way to start would be reforming our dysfunction confirmations process.
  • May 2, 2021
  • Opinion

China is intensifying the third phase of its genocide denial

Radio Free Asia reporters such as Gulchehra Hoja and her colleagues have been attacked as liars, criminals, terrorists and persons of “bad morality” by the Chinese Foreign Ministry.
  • Apr 18, 2021
  • Opinion

Do companies really want to sponsor the Genocide Olympics?

Human rights atrocities in China should not be ignored.
  • Apr 4, 2021
  • Opinion

China might be right about America. But what are its leaders so afraid of?

A testy exchange at high-level U.S.-China talks highlights differences between the two countries when it comes to human rights.
  • Mar 21, 2021
  • Opinion

If it will put this man in jail, China will stop at nothing

That Beijing wants to put Martin Lee in jail illustrates the Chinese regime’s contempt for the law.
  • Feb 21, 2021
  • Opinion

Pence and McConnell helped save democracy — after helping to endanger it

They supported Trump after the election when he insisted dishonestly that he had won.
  • Jan 24, 2021
  • Opinion

Trump’s and Hawley’s free-speech rights are perfectly intact. But the senator has half a point.

We should beware of judging views based on politics rather than merit.
  • Jan 9, 2021
  • Opinion

Is there any hope for our divided nation? Antonio Delgado has some ideas.

The congressman’s political recipe for bridging the gaps could be just what we need post-Trump.
  • Dec 13, 2020