Marion McKeone

Marion McKeone

Marion McKeone: 100 days of ineptitude

Marion McKeone: 100 days of ineptitude

Trump’s first three months will be memorable for all the wrong reasons

Writer's stock: Marion McKeone meets the storied Aaron Sorkin

Writer's stock: Marion McKeone meets the storied Aaron Sorkin

The man behind The West Wing has given Harper Lee’s To Kill A Mockingbird a radical makeover for the stage – but he’s quaking in his boots about the reaction that awaits

Tension mounts as Trump and Kim play nuclear chicken

Tension mounts as Trump and Kim play nuclear chicken

The long-running animosity between the US and North Korea has been ratcheted sharply upwards after a week of mutual sabre-rattling

Donald Trump's weapons of mass distraction

Donald Trump's weapons of mass distraction

Trump’s swift response to the Syrian attacks has accomplished one thing: a diversion from the torrent of bad news and utter confusion

Letter from America: An unparalleled presidency – and by far the most unpopular

Letter from America: An unparalleled presidency – and by far the most unpopular

Just 72 days into Trump’s tenure, his scorecard is beyond dismal

Profile: Ivanka Trump – beauty and the beast

Profile: Ivanka Trump – beauty and the beast

The surrogate first lady, perennially ready for her close-up, is courting controversy over her new White House role

Letter from America: Waking up to the big lie that Trump cares about the poor

Letter from America: Waking up to the big lie that Trump cares about the poor

The cruel cuts in the long-awaited ‘Trumpcare’ are showing even the president’s most ardent supporters that they have been conned

Between a shamrock and a hard place

Between a shamrock and a hard place

Ireland’s relationship with the US transcends the personalities and policies of their respective leaders

Pence’s cat among Ireland Funds’ pigeons

Pence’s cat among Ireland Funds’ pigeons

The Ireland Funds’ decision to honour US vice-president Mike Pence at its annual gala dinner in Washington has caused friction

Emergency Sessions: Russian connection threatens to unseat Trump appointment

Emergency Sessions: Russian connection threatens to unseat Trump appointment

Donald Trump’s new attorney general is facing calls to step down over his ties with Russia

The beauty queens, the mansions and the secret meetings: Trump’s tangled Russian web

The beauty queens, the mansions and the secret meetings: Trump’s tangled Russian web

Trump has assiduously courted Russian oligarchs with a view to going into business with them

Letter from America: Keeping the ‘bad ones the hell out of the US’

Letter from America: Keeping the ‘bad ones the hell out of the US’

Trump’s approach of exclusivity now extends to the US media and obscures sinister revelations about his administration’s escalating authoritarianism

Donald Trump’s mounting missteps

Donald Trump’s mounting missteps

Senior Republicans and military figures were shocked at the refusal by a respected former military leader to take the top security job

Marion McKeone: More storm clouds gather over White House

Marion McKeone: More storm clouds gather over White House

The young administration is already in disarray and besieged by infighting. Controversies and questions are mounting

Marion McKeone: Happy clappy retreat fails to heal Democrat wounds

Marion McKeone: Happy clappy retreat fails to heal Democrat wounds

The Democratic Party is split on how to handle outcome of bruising election as critics point out it cannot rely on Trump’s shortcomings to propel it back to power, writes Marion McKeone