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The Hobby Lobby Case Shows Why Private Companies Shouldn't Provide Insurance. The Government Should.
June 30, 2014

This is what happens when you put responsibility for a public good in the hands of corporations.

Why Is the American Far Right More Violent Than the American Far Left?
June 09, 2014

They've killed 40 people since September 11. 

The Real Reason Abortion Has Declined
It's not due to harsh new laws in many states—not yet, anyway
February 03, 2014

It's not due to harsh new laws in many states—not yet, anyway.

These Two Cases Could Be Corporate America's Biggest Gift Since Citizens United
November 26, 2013

A ruling on the Obamacare contraception mandate could give corporations all kinds of new powers.

Obamacare Makes Men Pay for Maternity Care. Good!
November 05, 2013

Stories of real-life Obamacare “rate shock” have revived an old debate. Previously, health insurers could charge women higher premiums than they charged men. Insurers could also exclude maternity benefits.

What Would Jesus Drive?
September 22, 2009

This Saturday afternoon, at the Values Voter Summit in Washington, the time for ideological issue training had arrived, and a breakout session on climate change was packed.

Testing the President's Reach
September 17, 2009

McLEAN, Va.--Will the bitter, smoldering feelings let loose by Washington's health care fight ricochet across the Potomac River and decide Virginia's race for governor? Will a Republican be able to escape his right-wing record and his incendiary past writings to rebrand himself as a pragmatist? The battle for the Virginia statehouse always gets outsized national attention because of its unusual timing, just a year after a presidential election.

Abortion: The Third Rail of Climate Policy?
September 15, 2009

Earlier this week, Thomas Wire of the London School of Economics published a study concluding that improved family planning is one of the most effective methods of reducing greenhouse-gas emissions we’ve got.

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