Politics

Sarah Palin Soldiers On

You have to hand it to her, you really do.

Barack Obama is Not a Supervillain

In fact, he's just an ordinary Democrat.

The Dead End That Is Public Opinion

Public opinion doesn't get you anywhere; action creates the conditions for change; and it's fear that gets results. 

Here's One Way to Attract Minority Voters

Respect their rights as citizens.

Should 16-Year-Olds Vote?

A Washington suburb's proposal to let teenagers vote is a great idea.

Gay-Marriage Opponents, Left Behind

This week outside the Supreme Court, the anti-marriage crowd is confronted with a future they don't recognize.

Not Fun to Visit, and You Wouldn't Want to Live There. But the Taxes Are Low!

A conservative think tank ranks freedom in the 50 states and comes up with some troubling results.

Falling Through the Looking Glass

At the Supreme Court yesterday, the justices struggled to disentangle two radically different universes.

Cops Gone Wild

Bad cops will keep sexually assaulting women they’re sworn to protect until we get stronger laws and better data on the number of victims.

Cops Gone Wild

Bad cops will keep sexually assaulting women they’re sworn to protect until we get stronger laws and better data on the number of victims.

States' Rights > Gay Rights

The Supreme Court may strike down Prop. 8 and DOMA—just not in the name of marriage equality.

Oppressed Christians and Second-Class Citizenship

Having people tell you you're wrong may not be fun, but it doesn't make you oppressed.

Government Monopolies Even Liberals Can't Love

Should the government be in the booze business?

Dissecting Donglegate

Sexism in tech isn't just a nuisance to women; it makes it harder for women to function at their jobs.

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