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Blaming The Victims Of Historical Injustices

Washington Osiro | Posted 09.20.2016 | World
Washington Osiro

Kenyans, like Americans need to engage in an honest and long-overdue discussion about the impact of historical injustices on all levels of their respective societies -- personal, family, local and national.

Spiritual Friendship on Facebook: In Commemoration of Artie Lee

Steven Kurlander | Posted 07.20.2014 | Impact
Steven Kurlander

Friendship has changed in our social-media age. We used to maintain long-distance friendships with letters and the occasional long-distance phone call. Today we sustain old friendships and establish new ones through emails, instant messaging, blog posts, tweets and Skype.


Reese Schonfeld | Posted 08.27.2013 | Media
Reese Schonfeld

I wish them all the best. God knows CNN needs a winner, and all of us need a newsier, better CNN. After all, I got fired for creating the show.

The Mormonizing Of America

Stephen Mansfield | Posted 09.17.2014 | Religion
Stephen Mansfield

Mormons rise in this life because it is what their religion calls for. Achieving. Progressing. Learning. Forward, upward motion.

Ralph Reed: Christians Need To Beg Forgiveness For God To Show Mercy In Election

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 08.03.2012 | Religion

An enthusiastic crowd of more than 6,000 people packed into Arlington's High Point Church in Texas last week, as a diverse group of prominent conserva...

The 112th Congress -- How Not to Do Government

Joe Moreno | Posted 02.21.2012 | Chicago
Joe Moreno

Cheri Bustos would be an exciting candidate in any election cycle, but the current state of affairs in Congress elevates her candidacy (and many others) to more than exciting; it makes it important.

The Irony Of The Tea Party

Tim Suttle | Posted 11.30.2011 | Religion
Tim Suttle

Liberty is only a virtue when held in tandem with the common good. Societies do not achieve liberty by pursuing liberty alone. Liberty is the byproduct of a just society.

Jack Mirkinson

Glenn Beck's Last Fox News Show: LIVE Updates | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 08.30.2011 | Media

Glenn Beck stepped down from his Fox News show on Thursday after two and a half tumultuous, controversial years at the network. He kept the chalkbo...

Take it Inside: Could The News Survive Without Celebrity Fights?

Dr. Cheryl Pappas | Posted 07.13.2011 | Media
Dr. Cheryl Pappas

Would people stop reading or watching television news if John McCain's threat to beat up Glen Beck was a private matter, rather than appearing in a headline?

Sarah in Blunderland or the Mad Hater's Tea Party

Robert Brustein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Robert Brustein

(A table set under a tree. Starched Hair and the Mad Hater throwing teacups at each other. Enter Sarah, dressed as Alice.) THE MAD HATER Who...

Victims and Imposters

Richard Klass | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Richard Klass

It is important to keep clear the distinction between personal guilt and contributing factors, no matter how small. But it is necessary to have the conversation. If not now, when?

The Paranoid Style in American Politics: Its Past, Present and Future

Miles Mogulescu | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Miles Mogulescu

Now that a few days have passed since the Arizona shootings, perhaps it's time to place the analysis of political violence in America in a broader historical perspective.

Fox Slams "Rudolph/Reindeer" Song for Promoting Social Justice

Paul Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Paul Abrams

In an emergency Christmas Eve memo, a Fox News executive producer instructed his anchors not to include "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" among the victims in the war on Christmas.

Non-Breaking News: GOP Opposition to DREAM ACT Is About Race

Gabe Gonzalez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Gabe Gonzalez

The immigration debate is not about law, not about fairness, not about justice. It's about race. Plain and simple. It's about the fear of more brown people coming into our society, our culture.

Boehner's Dilemma: Decency vs. Depravity

Lorelei Kelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lorelei Kelly

Now that Republicans in the House are the object of their own campaign ire (they're now "the government"), they need to reject the malevolent commentators on the sidelines and stand up for our institutions of civil governance.

The Republican War on Reality

Paul Loeb | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Loeb

Today's Republicans are far from their predecessors. Beyond political differences with Obama and the Democrats, they've been making war on reality itself, which should be a major issue of the campaign's final days.

The Top Ten Reasons the So-Called "Liberal" Media Loves the Tea Party

Tori Arthur | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tori Arthur

In the past year, the Tea Party movement has captivated American audiences with its particular brand of spit-fire politics. Protest rallies, (dare I ...

Amanda Terkel

POLL: Fewer Than 1 In 5 Americans View Glenn Beck As A Religious Leader | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

When Fox News host Glenn Beck held his Aug. 28 Restoring Honor rally on the National Mall, many observers noted that it seemed more religious than pol...

A tale of two rallies: Sarah Palin drops in on Wasilla crowd and Anchorage honks in protest

Alaska Dispatch News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alaska Dispatch News

In Wasilla on Saturday, some 300 conservatives gathered to remember the 9/11 attacks. GOP Senate candidate Joe Miller was getting the attention. But t...

God Interview II: Sarah Palin Gets Equal Time With God and Explains Tea Party

Molly Secours | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Molly Secours

After granting an exclusive interview with Katie Couric last week and then being accused of pandering to the liberal media, God accepted an invitation by Rupert Murdoch to give equal time to Fox News.

The Tea Party's Worst Nightmare: Ike

Toby Barlow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Toby Barlow

We know what Glenn and Sarah hate. We know what all the Tea Party candidates hate. They hate taxes. They hate Big Government. They want to see our gre...

Me and Face the Grayson for September 2, 2010

Stephanie Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stephanie Miller

Me and Face the Grayson for August 19, 2010 According to Alan Grayson you only have three friends in this life: "God, your mama and the Democratic ...

Glenn Beck Rally Attendance: How Many Attended 'Restoring Honor'?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Tens of thousands of people were in attendance for the Glenn Beck rally "Restoring Honor" this past weekend in Washington, D.C., which largely deliver...

Take Back the Streets From Beck, Palin, Fox News, The Koch Brothers, and the Tea Party

Miles Mogulescu | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Miles Mogulescu

Republicans who vote down unemployment insurance and try to pass more tax cuts for the rich should be scared to show up in public. It's time for progressives to rediscover their history of mass protests.

The Daily Show Needs Some Upgrades

Bill Mann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Bill Mann

I record The Daily Showevery day. But I don't always watch it now. Not long ago, I wouldn't miss it. But enough, already, with the constant d*ck jokes and the third-rate second bananas.