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July 1, 2015

The KKK Understands Exactly What the Confederate Flag Symbolizes: White Power

The rally planned for South Carolina’s capitol settles this debate.

Why You Couldn’t Care Less About the Greek Crisis

We know you don’t care about Greece’s euro crisis. We got a psychologist to explain why.

The Confederate Flag Is a Racist Symbol. Just Ask the KKK.

By supporting the flag in South Carolina, they’re really supporting a man who murdered nine black Americans.

City Dwellers Should Learn to Get Along With Urban Wildlife

Moving to the city? This coyote might be your new neighbor.

The Christian Case for Vaccinating Children

Christians are obligated to sacrifice for others. A needle pinprick and a little soreness are relatively minor.

‘Magic Mike XXL’ Wants to Know: Do You Like That, Ladies?

It’s the movie that the Magic Mike marketing campaign prepared us for three years ago—a glorious fantasia of glistening abdomens and gyrating crotches. 

Anthony Kennedy’s Same-Sex Marriage Opinion Was a Logical Disaster

It was the correct ruling, but John Roberts's dissent completely outmatched him.

Our Shared Tragedy of Amy Winehouse

Can you tell the story of a tabloid sensation—albeit a supremely talented one—without involving scuzzy voyeurism?

June 30, 2015

Not That There’s Anything Wrong With That

Amy Schumer and modern comedy’s victimhood complex.

The Supreme Court Isn’t Afraid to Mess With Texas

The Lone Star State felt the impact of this SCOTUS season more than any other state.

Child Models Deserve Worker Protections, Too

It's time to give them the same protections that other child entertainers have. 

How to Improve Obamacare

After the Supreme Court's ACA ruling, what’s next for health care reform?

The Other Winner in the Supreme Court's Wild Week: Big Business

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

Liberals, Don’t Get Complacent About the Supreme Court

The judicial threat to liberalism won’t end until a Democratic president replaces one of the Court’s conservatives with a liberal.

Donald Trump Stole Chris Christie’s Brand

There's only room for one loud, obnoxious jerk in the Republican primary.

June 29, 2015

The Supreme Court Just Approved a Lethal Injection Drug that No One Understands

Lethal injection is often beyond the expertise of nearly everyone who participates in it.

The Housing Recovery Has Skipped Poor and Minority Neighborhoods

After the Supreme Court's fair-housing ruling, will the government finally do something about it?

Capital Punishment Is Hard to Abolish. Pennsylvania’s Death Penalty Battle Shows Why.

On the strange state of capital punishment in Pennsylvania. 

Antonin Scalia Compared a Lifesaving EPA Regulation to a Ferrari

The Supreme Court justice even suggested that a rule that restricts mercury pollution could hurt human health and the environment.

The Supreme Court Gave Democrats a Fighting Chance to Win Back the House

Contorted congressional districts could become a thing of the past.

Justice Samuel Alito: Death Is Often Painful, So Why Shouldn't Lethal Injection Be?

The heartless reasoning in the Supreme Court's death penalty ruling.

The Digital Media Revolution Will Not Be Televised

Michael Wolff’s new argument about the future of television is just as unconvincing as when I first made it 15 years ago.

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