In the Nolan films, Batman is a reformer and humanist, and not an avatar for right-wing fears.
When it comes to the strange disease of mass killings, our normal analyses are of limited use.
Ten states have enacted voter-ID laws that will discriminate against minorities and seniors. But the Department of Justice can do little to stop the discrimination in five of them.
What is the CFPB, and why should you care?
While regulators should have done more, it’s the banks that must be punished for their manipulation of interest rates.
Finding meaning in national tragedy is always difficult, but what do we do when we peer into the abyss and see ourselves?
The wake of a massacre is exactly the right time.
It'll be the next argument in the campaign, so it's a good time to brush up.
Among African Americans, only 44 percent trust election results, a new survey shows. Maybe the key to restoring trust isn't voter ID?
Don't believe Limbaugh—the most recent Batman movie is an epic for the 1%
As with the military's "don't ask, don't tell" policy, the Boy Scouts' position on homosexuality denies gay people the basic right to self-definition.
A Muslim American lawyer under fire
What Mitt Romney may not get.
Justice Scalia goes on Piers Morgan and tries to defend himself.