Oliver Wiseman

Oliver Wiseman is the US Editor of The Critic.

Immigration is a fraught issue for the president

The president is struggling to make, let alone keep, his school reopening promise

Impeachment was a chance for Congress to reassert its primacy. Senators chose not to

The president is pleasing progressives at the expense of his other campaign commitments

Why the new president’s call for unity is more than a platitude

Who deserves to live in ignominy and who deserves a path back?

A question to which there is no exonerating answer