Politics

A Paralyzed G-20

How much more bad news will it take for Europe to realize austerity is the wrong way to go?

School for Success

Capital Idea, an innovative long-term job-training program in Austin, helps lift the working poor out of poverty.

That's How He's Gonna Roll

Haters gotta hate, says Mitt Romney.

The Corporatization of U.Va.

How the controversy at the University of Virginia reflects the broad shift in our national values

Romney Tells Inane Lie About Post Office, No One Notices

If that's what you need to do to make your case, maybe your case isn't so strong.

Lethal Injection and the New Immigration Policy

“Prosecutorial discretion” is nothing new

The Geography of Getting By

Vendors in Los Angeles' MacArthur Park fight for their right to sell.

We Will Forever Remember Wawagate

I sure hope not.

Diluting the Sixth Amendment

We're still waiting on the big Supreme Court decisions to come down, but a ruling from today illuminates the character of the Court.

My, My, My Vagina

So accurately naming body parts is more offensive than legislating penalties for the use thereof?

Economic Hearts and Minds

If Obama is going to win, he needs both.

Faith in Action

A review of Mark Shriver's new book about the life of his father, progressive hero Sargent Shriver.

Department of Justice Acts to Prevent Disenfranchisement in Florida

The Obama administration's reaction to illegal voter disenfranchisement may seem like no-brainer ... but remember 2000?

What's Wrong With Politics-Driven Policy?

The Obama administration gets DREAMy.

Where to Draw the Line on Hate Speech?

Jeremy Waldron's new book tries to uncover the best way to tackle hate speech on the legal and policy front.

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