Americans love to invoke the past and indeed are often happiest doing so in direct proportion to their ignorance of it. One oft-repeated historical re...
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Why is Paul Ryan, who is on the short list for Romney's VP candidate, so eager to erase his (very recent) past obsession with Ayn Rand, whom so many other right wingers adore as well?
At this moment, politicians, most of them Christians, are telling us that we no longer have the money to care for all Americans, including the least among us.
Winthrop, the first governor of Massachusetts, used the metaphor City on a Hill." He advised the colonists to be a model community, as the whole world was watching them. Even when they showered. Especially when they showered.
Here are the ten sources behind the most memorable lines of Obama's address.
I am doing a serial examination of the crisis in terms of Republican complicity, the coming congressional races and the need for an Obama landslide.
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