Andrew Sullivan reviews two books on whether Trump can be impeached

Why Evolution Is True

In today’s New York Times, writer Andrew Sullivan reviews two books by Cass Sunstein (one authored, one edited) about whether Trump is impeachable given what we know. The verdict is “probably not.” Here are the two books, and click on the screenshot below them to read Sullivan’s take. As a highly respected Constitutional lawyer and scholar (he used to be at Chicago, but moved to Harvard), Sunstein knows whereof he speaks. But this is Washington, Jake.

IMPEACHMENT 
A Citizen’s Guide
By Cass R. Sunstein
199 pp. Harvard University. Paper, $7.95.

CAN IT HAPPEN HERE? 
Authoritarianism in America
Edited by Cass R. Sunstein
481 pp. Dey St./Morrow. Paper, $17.99.

The first book (an excerpt of Sullivan’s review):

Where does this leave us with respect to Donald Trump? Sunstein smartly doesn’t answer the question directly — instead teasing out various hypotheticals with some similarities to our current concerns. Here are a few:…

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