Politics

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.

Will Greece Drop the Mic?

The country's elections on Sunday amount to a referendum on austerity—and could lead to an exit from the euro.

Post-New Deal America Needs Unions

Those who think workers only needed to organize in the bad old days need to face the hard truth: We're living in them.

Obama: Romney Equals Bush

The president has opted to tie the plans of his opponent to the policies of his predecessor.

The Blander Bush

HBO's 41 asks none of the hard questions about George H.W. Bush's uninspired career

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