Suzy Khimm

The Other Winner in the Supreme Court's Wild Week: Big Business
June 30, 2015

The Obamacare, gay marriage, and EPA rulings all have a unifying theme.

Reverend Obama's Historic Sermon
June 29, 2015

The religious underpinnings of the President's call to political action.

The Supreme Court Doesn't Think Racism's Over After All
June 25, 2015

A ruling on fair housing provided a sharp reminder that racist intent shouldn’t be the only measure of discrimination. 

The Obama Gap
June 21, 2015

A case study in electoral failure.

Clementa Pinckney's Political Ministry: "Righteous Indignation in the Face of Injustices"
June 18, 2015

Pinckney was part of a long Christian tradition of prophetic witness that put social justice at the heart of his ministry.

House Democrats Just Dealt Obama a Withering Blow
June 12, 2015

This is a serious rebuke of the president—from his own party, no less.

Democrats Support Free Trade More than Republicans Do. So Why the Big Split Over the TPP?
June 08, 2015

Most Americans know little about the deal, but the activist left is organized and motivated.

The Real Democratic Primary: Hillary Versus the Media
May 22, 2015

The lack of competition in the Democratic primary has left Hillary’s most ardent supporters in the strange place of not having anyone to root against.

Child Care Isn't Just a Personal Problem. It's an Economic One, Too.
May 14, 2015

Why the government should subsidize day care for millions of American families.

The Fiscal Abandonment of West Baltimore
May 07, 2015

Both the city and state are struggling with budget shortfalls that will make it harder for officials to turn their promises of sweeping change into a reality.