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Michael Calderone

The Right's Most Unorthodox Magazine Seizes The Moment

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 03.12.2013 | Media

NEW YORK -- After Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) spent 13 hours last week questioning the Obama administration’s drone policy, including the legal rationale...

Right-Wing Media Joins Left in Gitmo Outrage

David Tereshchuk | Posted 05.05.2012 | Media
David Tereshchuk

Cases previously handled by military tribunals -- there have been just six convictions gained among 800 Gitmo prisoners in 10 years -- have created legal infamy.

Conservativism, Compassion, and Cruelty: A Response to David Brooks

Peter Dreier | Posted 03.02.2012 | Politics
Peter Dreier

As Brooks extols his vision of compassionate conservatism, he passes over the major outrage of Ruthie Leming's last year on earth -- the fact that her community had to hold fundraisers so her family could pay her medical bills.

The Populist Insurgency and Foreign Policy: Why Non-Interventionists are Marginalized?

Leon T. Hadar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Leon T. Hadar

The White House's decision to pursue a Bush/neoconservative-Lite foreign policy makes it difficult for them to try to exploit populist sentiments by trying to project a less interventionist foreign policy.

It's Painful To Watch a Level-Headed Conservative Defend Sarah Palin

Andrew Sargus Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Andrew Sargus Klein

Sarah Palin recently nabbed the spotlight in another news cycle regarding her upcoming speech at the National Tea Party Convention. The ex-Governor reportedly rakes in $100,000 for each speech she delivers.