Robert Schmuhl

Robert Schmuhl

Walter H. Annenberg-Edmund P. Joyce Chair Emeritus in American Studies and Journalism
American Studies

1047 Flanner Hall
574-631-5128
rschmuhl@nd.edu

Website

  • American culture
  • American politics and the media
  • The Making of Irish America  
  • The U.S. role in Ireland's Easter Rising
  • History of the modern presidency

Irish Independent

Truth bites as president finds enemy he can't belittle or deny

Irish Independent

They might not like it but Sanders and Biden need each other if the Democrats are to stand a chance against Trump

Two remained. Who will challenge Trump? (Zostali dvaja. Kto vyzve Trumpa?)

RTE Radio 1

Super Tuesday sees US voting in key primaries

Audio
Irish Independent

'Champion of revolution' Bernie Sanders is facing a battle even before Donald Trump enters the fray

Irish Central

Top Irish history books to delve into this St. Patrick’s Day

Brian A. Howe, Guest Columnist: As our political center disappears, movement pols step in

RTE Radio 1

US Democratic race moves to New Hampshire

Audio
Irish Independent

Robert Schmuhl: 'Democrats are stoking Trump's fury but will leave the voters to act as judge and jury'

RTE Radio 1

Trump says he wants 'immediate' impeachment trial

Irish Independent

Robert Schmuhl: 'Politics and impeachment polarise the US so floating voters will decide Trump's fate'

Irish Independent

Power play: Bloomberg's bid for battle of the billionaires

Irish Independent

Robert Schmuhl: 'Trump impeachment probe a battleground of government 'amateurs' and 'professionals''

RTE Radio 1

Trump 'cared more' about Biden probe than Ukraine

Audio

The Trump will ultimately be decided by the Americans (O Trumpovi nakoniec rozhodnú Američania)

Chicago Tribune

Commentary: Trump’s vulgarity has turned this White House watcher into a strict conservative. No, not that kind.

A Conversation With ND Prof. Robert Schmuhl On His New Book

Audio
RTE Radio 1

Second whistleblower comes forward over Trump's call

Audio
Irish Independent

Robert Schmuhl: 'Pelosi v Trump has stamp of 'winner takes all' in political battle for US'

Irish Independent

Robert Schmuhl: 'Move to impeach Trump is a risky one with stakes sky-high and the election looming'

C-SPAN

Robert Schmuhl on The Glory and the Burden

Video

Irish-Americans mingle Brexit (Les Irlando-Américains se mêlent du Brexit)

Irish Independent

From FDR to JFK through to Trump: the epoch-defining American presidents

Trump primary challengers seek fight over future of GOP, not 2020 victory

Multiple maladies with US system laid bare for contenders to read

USA Today

It shouldn't be partisan or divisive to want a moral role model in the White House

Irish Independent

Robert Schmuhl: 'Biden must prove he can KO bruiser of a president'

Bleak newspaper-industry outlook spurs buyout of Star parent

RTE Radio 1

Obama denounces leaders feeding 'climate of fear'

Audio
RTE Radio 1

US House of Representatives votes to condemn Donald Trump's 'racist comments'

Audio
Irish Independent

Robert Schmuhl: 'Trump out to hog the Independence Day limelight while creating his own fireworks'

Irish Central

Easter Rising's most intriguing figure sentenced to death 103 years ago today

Irish Independent

Trump's broken republic

RTE Radio 1

Donald Trump at Doonbeg as official Irish visit under way

Audio
Irish Independent

Robert Schmuhl: 'Trump has divided the United States but he will stir up 'forgotten America' to stay in White House'

Is Trump Appeal Approaching? (Blíži sa odvolávanie Trumpa?)

RTE Radio 1

Charging US President Donald Trump with a crime 'not an option', says Mueller

Audio
Religion News Service

‘Hesburgh’ captures the simple faith and outsized influence of ‘Father Ted’

Irish Independent

Good-natured and favoured by Democrats, it remains to be seen if political stalwart can buck several trends