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What Olympia Snowe and the Media Get Wrong About Polarization in American Politics

Jonathan Weiler | Posted 05.01.2012 | Politics
Jonathan Weiler

The Olympia Snowes of the world can complain all they want about the lack of middle ground. But plaints like this misapprehend fundamentally the dynamics of American politics. We're polarized largely because one party -- Snowe's own -- has simply gone off the deep end.

Andrea Stone

MIT Economist Behind Massachusetts Health Plan Calls Mitt Romney Attack on 'ObamaCare' 'Largely Political' | Andrea Stone | Posted 05.29.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Does Mitt Romney protest too much? He does, says the chief architect of the landmark Massachusetts health care plan that the former gov...

Is Having a Baby Bad for Your Health?

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Marcia G. Yerman

Most American women might presume that the dangers of maternal mortality are a concern and problem only in developing nations. They're wrong.

Kanye West and Easing Political Tensions With Digital

Lauren DeLisa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Lauren DeLisa

The tension in our country after the passing of the health care bill seems to be at an all-time high. Harsh words, equally now with bullets, have flo...

The Tears of 24 Years May Finally Slow Down

Ann J. Atkinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ann J. Atkinson

Almost every day of my law practice for the past 24 years has involved listening to someone tearfully tell the same tale. They worked until they got sick or injured.

Hopey Changey Stuff

Jennifer Donahue | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jennifer Donahue

I feel like the lone voice calling for the White House to wake up and go nuclear -- attach health care reform to the budget, which will only pass along party lines anyway, and get the job done.

Forget Kick the Can; Let's Kick Politicians Out of Washington

Michealene Cristini Risley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michealene Cristini Risley

For an average citizen it is hard to sift through the lies and the posturing of D.C. to figure out what's true or false.