iOS app Android app

Edwin Meese

Should the Minority Rule?

Barbra Streisand | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Barbra Streisand

As we now enter the third week of the unnecessary government shutdown, Americans should remember the words of GOP Representative Martin Stutzman, "We're not going to be disrespected. We have to get something out of this. And I don't know what that even is."

The Vast Right-wing Conspiracy

Peter Clothier | Posted 12.08.2013 | Politics
Peter Clothier

Those words continue to haunt my memory -- words for which Hillary Clinton was roundly mocked in 1998 but which sound uncomfortably prescient today. ...

A New Civil War?

Harlan Green | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Harlan Green

The New York Times stated in a 2010 poll that the 18 percent of Americans who identify themselves as Tea Party supporters tend to be Republican, white...

What Would Ronald Reagan Do?

The Huffington Post | Preston Maddock | Posted 05.07.2013 | Politics

Rep. Mo Brooks (R-Ala.) believes that, were it his decision to make today, former President Ronald Reagan would force the 11 million undocumented immi...

Mitt Romney and the Marketplace of Ideas

Heath Brown | Posted 08.03.2012 | Politics
Heath Brown

The future vitality of the U.S. democratic system of government and quality of our public policies should be based on broadening the array of ideas presidential candidates from both parties and the public can evaluate, debate, and ultimately base their political decisions.

GOP Ex-AGs Back Health Care Reform Lawsuit

AP | LARRY O'DELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. — Three former U.S. attorneys general are supporting Virginia's lawsuit challenging the federal health care reform law. A friend-...

Actor Matthew Marsden Hides Right-Wing Political Views

Jackson Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jackson Williams

If Matthew Marsden is really honored to hang out with anti-gay, religious-right hate mongers -- and that's who he flew halfway across the country to be with in private -- then he should do it in the light of day.

"Bomb Power," or How the Atomic Bomb Ended a War, Increased Presidential Power and Eroded the Constitution

Tom Alderman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Tom Alderman

While the bomb ended World War II, it also started a chain reaction that exploded into America's permanent secret security state -- with emphasis on the word 'permanent.'