The group blog of The New Republic
March 24, 2014
The misguided freakout over ICANN
The misguided freakout over ICANN.
It works better than you've heard, but it still needs reform
The program actually works pretty well. But it could be a lot better.
Then again, most people know about it already.
March 23, 2014
The Supreme Court can already hear the legal drumbeat on same-sex marriage.
Philosophy isn't dead, but this argument is.
A joke from Odessa: “I stopped speaking Russian,” says a Russian-speaker. “Why?," responds another. "Afraid that Ukrainians will beat you?” “No," the man explains. "I'm afraid Russians will come to protect me.”
March 21, 2014
A rule clarification is effectively forcing Tesla to stop selling cars in New Jersey.
Shhhhhh—don't tell the Koch Brothers.
March 20, 2014
THE SUPREME COURT
The case for her staying makes no sense.
The Kremlin tends to take its anger with the U.S. out on its own.