Ruben Navarrette, Jr.

Independent Journalist


Opinion Articles & Editorials Written By Ruben Navarrette, Jr.

DateArticle NameLocation
11/30/15How Donald Trump Broke Jeb Bushthedailybeast.com
In jujutsu, one uses an opponent’s weight against him. And, in the version most often seen in politics, a candidate turns his opponent’s strength into a weakness. In political jujutsu, assets can become liabilities. In 1992, Bill Clinton faced off against George H.W. Bush. The latter had been a congressman, U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, chairman of the Republican National Committee, special envoy to China, director of the Central Intelligence Agency, and Vice President of the United States. By contrast, Clinton...