Molly Ivins

Molly Ivins was a syndicated newspaper columnist, co-author of Shrub: The Short but Happy Political Life of George W. Bush (Random House) and Bushwhacked (Random House).

Tough as Bob War and Other Stuff

Tough as Bob War and Other Stuff Tough as Bob War and Other Stuff

An excerpt from the new eBook, Molly Ivins: Letters to The Nation.

Jun 24, 2013 / Molly Ivins

Jack Gordon Jack Gordon

Jack Gordon, "the unabashedly liberal conscience of Florida's State Senate," was chosen majority leader at a time when his politics should have made him an anathema. His fight agai...

Jan 5, 2006 / Editorial / Molly Ivins

Is Texas America? Is Texas America?

Bush's home is a damn peculiar place.

Oct 30, 2003 / Feature / Molly Ivins

Letters Letters


Jun 12, 2003 / Letters / Eric Foner, Molly Ivins, and Our Readers

Tales of the Texas Border Tales of the Texas Border

They're back now, but Texas's few living elected Democrats, who fled to Oklahoma pursued by minions of the law, are said to remain unrepentant. The proximate cause was a redist...

May 22, 2003 / Feature / Molly Ivins

Shrub Flubs His Dub Shrub Flubs His Dub

Austin Oh, sure, blame it on Texas. It's all our fault Jim Jeffords walked. Many, many people in Washington are assuming "the Texans" in the White House are responsible ...

May 31, 2001 / Editorial / Molly Ivins