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Politically Motivated Crimes In Germany: The Story Behind The Numbers

Prof. Cas Mudde | Posted 08.10.2016 | World
Prof. Cas Mudde

Germany is one of the few countries in the world that has a very effective and transparent registration of politically motivated crimes. Sadly, this often leads to the impression that such crimes are more common in Germany than in other countries.

Spain's Leftist Parties Set To Win Big As Election Results Roll In

Reuters | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 06.27.2016 | World

MADRID, June 26 (Reuters) - Spain's two biggest left-wing parties, the Unidos Podemos alliance and the Socialist party, could come close to clinching ...

The Liberal Inequality Fighters

Byron Williams | Posted 07.15.2016 | Politics
Byron Williams

Liberals love to bemoan the extreme right -- seeing them as allergic to critical thinking, representing the fortress that blocks enlightenment. But this conversation is not only arrogant; it is shortsighted in that it can blind liberals to the shortcomings on its own side.

Is Common Ground Possible Anymore on Global Climate Change?

William S. Becker | Posted 11.25.2014 | Green
William S. Becker

The danger in conceding that political gridlock is here to stay is that the concession is a form of acceptance, and we simply cannot accept inaction against a threat as serious and irreversible as global warming. Some contemporary issues may indeed defy bipartisan solutions, but evidence suggests that climate action and a clean energy revolution need not be among them.

The Celebration Of Richard Grenell's Resignation Shows How Similar The Far Left And Far Right Have Become

Cyd Zeigler | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Cyd Zeigler

Want to know if you've drifted into the divisive political extreme? If you celebrated the resignation of Richard Grenell from the Romney campaign this week, you fit the bill. You're part of the problem of division in this country.

Amanda Terkel

Sen. Mark Warner Equates MoveOn.org With Tea Parties

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Mark Warner (D-Va.) called for compromise and cooperation between Democrats and Republicans during remarks in Virginia on Monday, a...

Extremity Causes Backlash

John Bruhns | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John Bruhns

Extreme political groups (on both sides) will fade away into obscurity. They are socially destructive, politically irrelevant, and a speed bump to progress.

The Anatomy Of Republican Cataclysm and Democratic Victory

Frank Schaeffer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Frank Schaeffer

The Republican Party has lost the hearts and minds of reasonable Americans of all faiths and ideologies. Independent voters, young people, black people, Hispanics... the list goes on.