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David Brooks: Obamacare Has Legitimacy Problem

New York Times | Posted 12.24.2013 | Politics

It’s pretty clear that the implementation of Obamacare will set the tone for how Americans think about government for years to come. There are two l...

Egypt's Debacle: The Beginning of History?

Sherman A. Jackson | Posted 09.10.2013 | Religion
Sherman A. Jackson

I have lost count of the number of essays I have read on the unfolding events in Egypt. In all of them, however, the modern political imagination -- in the East as well as in the West -- seems to be thoroughly, if not exclusively, informed by Western thought.

About That Nation of 'Mutts': A Response to David Brooks

Stacy Parker Le Melle | Posted 08.30.2013 | Media
Stacy Parker Le Melle

I suppose in Brooks's eyes, my son is a "mutt." The beautiful reality is that he is as American as American can be. Our roots go deep. And we're not going anywhere.

Matt Taibbi Blasts David Brooks: 'Do You Know How Private Equity Works?'

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 07.24.2012 | Business

New York Times columnist David Brooks is wrong about Mitt Romney, according to Matt Taibbi. "I have a serious question for David Brooks, who is hai...

Michael Calderone

Paul Krugman vs. David Brooks? | Michael Calderone | Posted 04.10.2012 | Media

NEW YORK -- New York Times columnist Paul Krugman didn't name names in Monday's column calling out "centrist" defenders of Rep. Paul Ryan's budget pla...

Jason Linkins

David Brooks Is Sad That Obama Didn't Buy Him A Pony | Jason Linkins | Posted 11.20.2011 | Media

David Brooks, man without a political party, is embittered today that President Barack Obama didn't create a political party for him. I have to admit, the party that David Brooks seems to want sure sounds like a wonder!

David Brooks: GOP 'May No Longer Be A Normal Party'

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 09.04.2011 | Politics

The Republican party “may no longer be a normal party,” David Brooks writes in his New York Times column Tuesday. In negotiations with Democrat...