The group blog of The New Republic
March 24, 2014
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.
Congress could do something about it, but of course it's not.
It is disturbing to see Beyoncé putting on a sad-face because the topic, for an hour, was the Holocaust. But it's also appropriate.