Politics

The History of Florida's "Stand Your Ground" Law

The English common-law origins of the legislation at the center of the investigation into Trayvon Martin's death

The 2016 Litmus Test

Will Obama be the last Democratic presidential nominee not to support marriage equality?

Preventing Wall Street’s Latest Sucker-Punch

Jumpstart Our Business Startups has nothing to do with jobs.

Throwaway People

When should juvenile offenders be locked up forever?

Mitt Romney Feels the Illinois

The former Massachusetts governor wins the Illinois primary and moves his campaign in a new direction.

His Name Is His Name

So why isn't that enough?

This Station is Non-Operational

Links for your evening.

Worries About Scientific Weakness of Scientific Theories

The Tennessee state Senate passed a measure to let teachers discuss the "scientific weaknesses" of evolution.

Makers and Takers

Paul Ryan's "Path to Prosperity" is another shot in the GOP's war against young people.

Newt Gingrich Is In the Zone

Goin' down the road, feelin' fine.

Halftime

Links for your afternoon.

An Exercise in Contrasts

Rhetoric versus reality.

The Budget Plan Cometh

Today's Balance Sheet: Budget Day is Here!

On Medicare, Republicans Continue to Be Admirably Foolish

Politically foolish, that is.

Three Things to Know About Paul Ryan's New Budget

The Wisconsin representative's plan is filled with distortions and half-truths. Here are a few things to look out for.

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