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Rand Paul On Plagiarism Claims: 'It Annoys The Hell Out Of Me'

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 11.06.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Rand Paul lashed out at the media Wednesday for its coverage of the plagiarism allegations that have rocked the Kentucky Republican...

Rachel Maddow Responds To Rand Paul's Dueling Talk

The Huffington Post | Katherine Fung | Posted 11.05.2013 | Media

Rachel Maddow responded on Monday night to Rand Paul's talk of dueling, which she said were a sign of the senator's "immaturity." Maddow recently c...

Rand Paul Addresses Plagiarism Claims

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 10.31.2013 | Politics

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) addressed claims that he plagiarized a speech from Wikipedia in an interview with Fusion. On Monday, MSNBC's Rachel Maddow p...

Rand Paul Attacks Rachel Maddow Again

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 09.16.2013 | Media

Fox News host Eric Bolling and Senator Rand Paul both agreed on Tuesday that the filibuster is needed to keep major political positions out of the clu...

WATCH: Rachel Maddow Lampoons Rand Paul

Posted 04.11.2013 | Media

Rachel Maddow tore into Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) on her Wednesday MSNBC show for misleading an audience of Howard University students about "never quest...

WATCH: Rand Paul's Wildly Misleading Claim

The Huffington Post | Melissa Jeltsen | Posted 04.10.2013 | Politics

During an appearance at Howard University on Wednesday, Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) made misleading claims about his past support for the 1964 Civil Rights...

Guess Who's Not Coming To Dinner: Why Rand Paul's Party Is Invite Only

Michelle Schweiger Schecter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michelle Schweiger Schecter

Certain folk in Kentucky forsook their joe last week Something a spot more bitter was what they did seek Their guy beat Mitch McConnell's pick in the ...

Why Libertarians (and Rand Paul) Are Wrong About the Civil Rights Act

Stephen Menendian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stephen Menendian

Discrimination isn't about economic efficiency; it's about morality, fairness, and a basic conception of equality; it's about justice.

The Double Standard World of Sarah Palin

Jeffrey Shaffer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeffrey Shaffer

I wonder if Sarah Palin is trying to single-handedly create a new Olympic event called the "Double Standard"? She's certainly pulled way ahead of all competition.

Where's my Right to be Racist?

Scott Janssen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Scott Janssen

Rand Paul may hate discrimination, but not as much as he loves businesses having the right to do what they please, even if that means they discriminate.

Sam Stein

Rand Paul: Maddow Was Fair To Me But Media At Large Was Not (VIDEO) | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Prior to canceling an appearance on "Meet the Press" Friday, Kentucky Senate candidate Rand Paul did sit down for an interview with a local television...

Sam Stein

Palin: Maddow Was 'Prejudiced' In Her Rand Paul Interview | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin accused MSNBC's Rachel Maddow on Sunday of conducting a "prejudiced" interview with Rand Paul, in which the Tea Par...

Sam Stein

Rand Paul Cancels On 'Meet The Press,' Only 3rd Guest To Do So In 62 Years | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Following a week of unsparingly critical press coverage, Kentucky Republican Senate candidate Rand Paul is now seeking to limit his national exposure....

It's Not the Tea Party's Country to "Take Back"

Ed Gurowitz, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ed Gurowitz, Ph.D.

November is the election that counts, and we need to make it a clear statement to the bullies on the Right that they are not in charge.

People and Property: What Rand Really Wants

Mark Olmsted | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Olmsted

The Rand (Paul or Ayn) philosophy, by putting private property rights at the same level of human rights, equates the status of things with the status of human beings. But people are more important than things.

LEAKED: Rand Paul's Memo to Staff About Repealing Civil Rights

Lee Camp | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Lee Camp


Dr. Paul, You Should See Dr. Phil

Lance Simmens | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lance Simmens

Rand Paul is clearly and simply a confused child on a stage that he is woefully ill equipped to perform on, at a time when the skills of honesty and integrity are yearned for by the electorate.

Rand Paul and the Souls of Some White Folks

Eddie Glaude, Jr., Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Eddie Glaude, Jr., Ph.D.

Some will argue, as many have, that Rand Paul's comments about Title II of the 1964 Civil Rights Act were consistent with his libertarian principles. However, freedom-talk without justice-talk is empty and, potentially, dangerous.

Rand Paul and the Politics of Inaction

Bart Motes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bart Motes

Liberals find the Pauls attractive because, like John Quincy Adams, they believe "America does not go abroad in search of monsters to destroy." Unfortunately, the Paul philosophy precludes looking for them at home as well.

Rand Paul Underscores the Tea Party's Connection to Race

Bob Cesca | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Cesca

In Rand Paul's utopia, a private, free market police corporation can set up shop in a community, buy up any competing police corporations and announce that it no longer serves black people.

The Practical and Economic Bankruptcy of Rand Paul's Lunch Counter Libertarianism

Jake Berliner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jake Berliner

While Paul's lunch counter libertarianism disgusts us, it is his economic libertarianism that truly imperils us.

Dr. Rand Paul Can't See Straight

Jacob Heilbrunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jacob Heilbrunn

The problem with Rand Paul isn't that he is a racist. It is that he is a fool. The upside is that Paul's primary victory will ensure that, if nothing else, the Kentucky race will continue to provide ample political fodder for the rest of the year.

Rand Paul: Trying Hard to "Lie Well"

Richard Greener | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Richard Greener

As a youngster, I remember seeing a sign in a store window that said: "No Dogs, Jews or Negroes Allowed." Rand Paul, acting on lifelong family principle, would have the government do nothing to stop that.

Sam Stein

Rand Paul On Civil Rights Controversy: I Shouldn't Have Talked To Rachel Maddow [UPDATED] | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

See new updates below. The morning after he declined to endorse the totality of the Civil Rights Act in his much-discussed appearance on the Rachel M...

Rand Paul On 'Maddow' Defends Criticism Of Civil Rights Act, Says He Would Have Worked To Change Bill (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MAJOR UPDATES: Rand Paul has responded to the controversy over his appearance on Maddow's show. Click here for the latest. Kentucky Senate candidat...