The Case Against Donald Trump

Neal Katyal
AUD $22.99

President Trump has left the US people with no choice but to remove him from office, so explains celebrated Supreme Court lawyer and former Acting Solicitor General Neal Katyal.

In this short book he tells you everything you need to know about the impeachment process: its history, what it is, and how it works - before laying out the impartial case for why Donald Trump must be impeached.

No one is above the law. This belief is as fundamental as life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness - held sacred by Democrats and Republicans alike. But as celebrated Supreme Court lawyer and former Acting Solicitor General Neal Katyal argues in Impeach, if President Trump is not held accountable for repeatedly asking foreign powers to interfere in the 2020 presidential election, this could very well mark the end of US democracy. To quote President George Washington's Farewell Address: 'Foreign influence is one of the most baneful foes of republican government.' Impeachment should always be a last resort, explains Katyal, but the founders, core principles, and the Constitution leave no choice but to impeach President Trump - before it's too late.

Author bio:

Neal Katyal is the Paul and Patricia Saunders Professor of Law at Georgetown University and a partner at a law firm where he leads one of the largest US Supreme Court practices in the nation. He previously served as Acting Solicitor General of the United States (the government's top courtroom lawyer). He has argued more Supreme Court cases in US history than has any minority attorney (39 in total). A frequent contributor to MSNBC and the New York Times, he has been named one of GQ's Men of the Year and has appeared on House of Cards, where he played himself.

Sam Koppelman is a senior speechwriter at Fenway Strategies, where he's written for public officials, philanthropists, business leaders and organisations working to make the world a better place. He has also been a speechwriter to former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, and has written for publications including the Boston Globe and Harper's Magazine.

Category: Politics & Government
ISBN: 9781838852122
Publisher: A&U Canongate
Imprint: Canongate PBS
Pub Date: November 2019
Page Extent: 224
Format: Paperback - B format
Subject: Politics & government