April 19, 2015
The scary tale of a poll that may have cost the United Kingdom $67 billion over the next decade.
April 17, 2015
He's still playing it very safe.
Does ESPN's Britt McHenry count? Maybe. But the woman who flipped her middle finger in Arlington National Cemetery doesn't.
Clinton didn't refer specifically to the middle class in her announcement, but should she have? Yes and no.
He wants a $15 minimum wage. That makes political sense, but not economic sense.
What do Republicans like more than tax cuts? Denying insurance to a million poor people.
The conservative backlash isn't entirely about attempts to diversify science fiction; it's also motivated by a nostalgia for an imaginary past.
April 16, 2015
This is only going to get uglier as the bill advances.
A North Carolina Republican's bill threatens the state's medical schools, and shows how they've lost the argument about abortion.
Climate change doesn't have to be an afterthought.
Spirit Airlines has helped to legitimize practices that treat passengers, in the words of one consumer watchdog, like “meat in a seat.”
Why his belief in good and evil is as radical as his politics.
April 15, 2015
If he were right, he’d be confronting liberals with the greatest Sophie’s choice in recent political memory.
As everyone keeps insisting, a Hillary campaign is about strong, visceral emotions—which I honestly did not feel until the day she announced.
Now is as good a time as any to start.
A side of politics you don't normally hear about.
Stop focusing on cultural capital. Start focusing on economic inequality.
How a Marvel superhero can embodies the spirit of Jane Jacobs.
A Tax Day reminder: The government needs more revenue.
April 14, 2015
Hillary Clinton is making family leave a central part campaign issue.
In recent videos, the cops stand around while their victim bleeds out.
"She said exactly what she meant and held others to her standards."
How can the administration lead by example when the Department of Interior is responsible for nearly a quarter of all U.S. emissions?
Women of color fare the worst.
It would make her invincible.