Politics

Daily Meme: The Immigration Merry-Go-Round

 

Round and round she goes...

Government Treating Peaceful Left Activists Like Terrorists--Again

Our recent history is full of right-wing terrorism, but it's the harmless liberals who put law enforcement on high alert.

A Few Things to Keep In Mind About the V.A.

Sure, there's going to be some demagoguery of the issue. So here are a few critical facts to remember.

In Yesterday's Primaries, It Was Money That Mattered

"The establishment strikes back" doesn't quite tell the whole story.

The Republican Candidate's Marijuana Dilemma

Marco Rubio is the latest to evade the question of whether he ever smoked pot.

Gray Matter: 'Bush's Brain' Short-Circuits

Isn't it about time we stopped considering Karl Rove a political genius?

Rebels Without a Cause

In a Republican primary, everybody has to pretend they just want to fight the power, even more so than being a good Republican partisan.

Sorry, Right-Wing Media, Unionization Is Good for Liberal Publications

Conservative outlets are saying organizing workers "destroys diversity," but that's simply not true. 

Who Do You Hate?

Some politicians merely annoy us, while others we truly despise. What produces the difference?

Fast Food, Slow Movement

The movement to raise the minimum wage has been built slowly, and that could be to its great advantage.

Liberal Republicans—They're Alive!

The fractures in the GOP aren't just about tactics, they're also about issues. 

Michael Boggs, an Unacceptable Judicial Nominee

However horrible Boggs is, the primary villains here, as is so often the case, reside in the World's Worst Deliberative Body.

Stemming the Tide of Recidivism: Banning 'the Box'

President Obama could send a strong signal to employers by barring executive-branch agencies from asking about criminal records on job applications.

A Question About Southern Culture and the Confederate Flag

Why is this the part of southern culture so many people spend so much effort honoring?

Hating Hillary

Karl Rove suggests she's brain damaged, then pulls back. But just you wait for the ugliness to come.

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