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Pew Poll Prompts Mad Panic From Obama Supporters | Jason Linkins | Posted 10.10.2012 | Politics

Now that we've entered the home stretch of this presidential campaign, we're starting to see what happens to high-information political partisans afte...

Die-Hard Obama Supporter Freaks Out

Posted 10.09.2012 | Media

Andrew Sullivan, known for steadfastly supporting President Obama, is worried — and that's putting it mildly. After Obama's poor debate performan...

Is Paul Ryan's Stance On Charity Hypocritical?

The Daily Beast | Posted 08.22.2012 | Impact

A critical element in the GOP's attempt to unravel the 20th century's welfare state is the argument that individual charity will step in to help those...

Why Canonize Sally Ride as a Gay Hero?

Sandip Roy | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Sandip Roy

Who knows if Sally Ride thought of herself as lesbian or bisexual? Or what she felt about the debate around same-sex marriage?

Anderson Cooper: The New Gay Celebrity Coming Out, Part 2

Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Michelangelo Signorile

There are those who are saying it's "no big deal," or "so what?" In this time of intense bullying and too many reports of teen suicides, they just don't get how important it is for young gay people to know every single person in the public eye who is gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender.

Twitter Reacts To Anderson Cooper's Big Announcement

Posted 07.02.2012 | Media

Anderson Cooper, the host of CNN's "Anderson Cooper 360" and the daytime talk show "Anderson," told the world on Monday that he is gay. In an email...

Do Not Underestimate the Power of Obama's Gay Marriage Support

Ben Cohen | Posted 07.14.2012 | Politics
Ben Cohen

By personally endorsing gay marriage, Obama is planting himself firmly on one side of the Republican invented battle ground -- and he may not do well out of it.

Biblical Literalism, Secularism And American Politics

Christopher Lane | Posted 06.18.2012 | Religion
Christopher Lane

The atrophying of our national understanding of secularism has dramatic implications for the country's well-being, including, most fundamentally, its ability to separate politics from religion.

Faith in Crisis and Easter Hope

Rev. Larry Hollon | Posted 06.11.2012 | Religion
Rev. Larry Hollon

At the root of this yearning is a search for the holy. We are asking why we are here and how we find meaning and purpose. These are faith questions.

A Resurrected Christianity?

Diana Butler Bass | Posted 06.07.2012 | Religion
Diana Butler Bass

The crisis is real. Like Andrew Sullivan, I feel its sad and frustrating urgency. But I also know the hope of possibility, for every crisis bears the promise of something new.

Andrew Sullivan's Altar Call In Newsweek

Newsweek | Posted 06.02.2012 | Religion

If you go to the second floor of the National Museum of American History in Washington, D.C., you’ll find a small room containing an 18th-century Bi...

WATCH: There Were How Few Women At The Contraception Rule Hearings?

The Huffington Post | Margaret Wheeler Johnson | Posted 02.17.2012 | Women

How did hearings on whether religious organizations should be required to offer women contraception end up taking place with so few women in the room?...

GOP Construction of a Fictional "Obama" Has Taken a Turn to the Absurd

Mitchell Bard | Posted 04.10.2012 | Politics
Mitchell Bard

Even as commentators start to note the GOP effort to create a fictional Barack Obama, it looks like Republicans have decided to double down on the stupid. That is, they have strayed from plausible lies -- lies that, to the uninformed, could feel true -- to absurd ones.

Michael Calderone

Palin Writes Newsweek Piece After Blasting Magazine | Michael Calderone | Posted 02.05.2012 | Media

NEW YORK -- When Newsweek published Andrew Sullivan's cover story three weeks ago with the provocative headline "Why Are Obama's Critics So Dumb?," fo...

How Fox News Is Destroying the Republican Party

Eric Boehlert | Posted 03.27.2012 | Media
Eric Boehlert

It's becoming increasingly clear that Fox's programming and the radical, fear-based agenda it's setting for Republicans is now doing lasting damage to the Grand Old Party.

Progressives, Obamabots and a Realistic Evaluation of the President

Bob Cesca | Posted 03.20.2012 | Politics
Bob Cesca

Should we undermine the most progressive-minded president in at least a generation and will his failure help or hurt the progressive cause? Will his failure pave the way for a more progressive president or a less progressive president? This is the debate on the left.

Gretchen Carlson And Jerry Springer's Heated Clash About Fox News

Posted 01.18.2012 | Media

Talk show host and former Mayor of Cincinnati Jerry Springer appeared on Fox News' morning show on Wednesday, and got into a tiff with "Fox and Friend...

WATCH: Megyn Kelly Trashes Newsweek, Writer Over Obama Story

Posted 03.18.2012 | Media

Fox News' Megyn Kelly tore into Newsweek's Andrew Sullivan on Tuesday, criticizing him and the magazine for his controversial story about President Ob...

Sarah Palin Blasts Newsweek For Running Story By Andrew Sullivan

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.17.2012 | Media

Sarah Palin took to Twitter early Tuesday to give Newsweek a piece of her mind. The former Alaska governor and vice presidential candidate seemed t...

Is Tim Tebow A Hypocrite?

Skye Jethani | Posted 03.08.2012 | Religion
Skye Jethani

Tim Tebow's behavior on the field does raise important questions about prayer and how Christians ought to practice it.

Andrew Sullivan To Roger Ailes: 'F-ck You'

Posted 02.13.2012 | Media

Blogger Andrew Sullivan capped a lengthy endorsement of Ron Paul on Wednesday with a brief, four-letter message for Fox News CEO Roger Ailes. Sulli...

Andrew Sullivan's Atlantic Error

Ken Blackwell | Posted 11.10.2011 | Politics
Ken Blackwell

Mr. Obama has bowed to desert despots and apologized the world over for American Exceptionalism, and yet we still see America's image abroad suffering.

Is Anders Breivik A 'Christian Terrorist'?

Posted 09.25.2011 | Religion

By David Gibson c. 2011 Religion News Service (RNS) The mass murders in Oslo have raised a host of agonizing questions, but few have such an ancie...

Andrew Sullivan Departure Doesn't Hurt Atlantic's Traffic | By: | Posted 07.03.2011 | Media

Even though it had produced up to a quarter of the site's traffic, after Andrew Sullivan and his blog decamped for the Daily Beast/Newsweek, TheAtlant...

Why 'Do You Believe in God?' Is The Wrong Question To Ask

Rabbi Geoffrey A. Mitelman | Posted 06.07.2011 | Religion
Rabbi Geoffrey A. Mitelman

When you're asking a question with an expected answer, and that answer is the opposite of what you hope it will be, there's no constructive dialogue. It simply comes off as a judgmental attack.