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

Biden’s focus on harmony is what the US needs

Irish Independent

Trump’s dark plan of a ‘fraud-filled’ race is now fully coming to light

RTE Radio 1

Biden predicts a win as Trump goes to court

Audio
RTE Radio 1

US Election Special: Part 3

Audio

Biden's "globalism" controversy and Trump's "America First" slogan

RTE Radio 1

New Hampshire hamlet votes for Biden in first US result

Audio

US Elections: When green was more important than red, white and blue

Irish Independent

Trump comes out swinging like an ageing boxer - but pretender Biden stays well ahead on points

Covid-19, the battle that Trump did not foresee and lost (Covid-19, la batalla que Trump no previó y perdió)

BOB SCHMUHL: Is Trump’s time up.

Audio
RTE Radio 1

Ep 36: Into The Unknown

Audio
Irish Independent

Biden aims to jettison Trump's 'America First' policy

The duel was won by both Trump and Biden

Irish Independent

President takes the States to a dangerous place

Newsweek

Who's Town Hall Had Better Ratings? Early Data Shows Biden Had Bigger Audience Than Trump

RTE Radio 1

The Leap Of Faith

Audio

Trump warning of "electoral fraud" turns dream of democracy into nightmare (هشدار ترامپ در مورد «تقلب در انتخابات» رؤیای دموکراسی را به کابوس مبدل کرده است)

First debate between Trump and Biden brings much vitriol, few specifics

Irish Independent

Why JFK v Nixon changed the face of American politics

RTE Radio 1

US Election Analysis

Audio
Irish Independent

Americans have still to decide between Trump's division and Biden's unity

Irish Central

Top Irish history books to delve into

Can Biden Beat Van Buren's Curse?

Crossing Over

RTE Radio 1

US 2020 election: what can we expect ?

Audio
Irish Independent

Democrats have a 52-year jinx - how can Joe Biden defeat this long VP losing streak?

Irish Independent

Donald Trump's re-election strategy is clearly to stir up as much fear as possible

RTE Radio 1

US says unlikely to use China, Russia virus vaccine

Audio

Only the USA. Trump also made life difficult for Slovak students (Jedine USA. Trump sťažil život aj slovenským študentom)

Irish Independent

Cauldron of crises leave Trump with no reason to celebrate this Fourth of July

Irish Independent

Rather than 'end American carnage', Trump has pushed it to a frightening new level

RTE Radio 1

Crowds defy US curfews to stage protests

Audio

Trump twists fake, says Twitter (Trump čviriká falošne, tvrdí Twitter)

Irish Independent

Trump has enlisted Covid-19 as weapon he hopes will keep him in Oval Office

Knives. What will Biden bring to the fight with Trump? (Na nože. Čo prinesie Biden do boja s Trumpom?)

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