If a college degree is the new high school diploma, why not make higher education free? These cities did.
Politicians will tell you otherwise. Don't believe them.
Inequality has bent American justice. Here's a radical way to fix it.
When a rich person can buy more justice than a normal person, it perverts society. Here's a radical idea for fixing it.
How Obama can save USPS and ding check-cashing joints
A cool way Obama could save USPS--and ding check-cashing joints
Bill de Blasio wants to raise taxes on the wealthy to pay for public education. He should say why else he wants it.
CBS News released a devastating poll on Wednesday: “President Obama's job approval rating has plunged to the lowest of his presidency… and Americans' approval of the Affordable Care Act has dropped to its lowest since CBS News started polling on the law.” Other polls have been equally dismal.
On issues like Medicaid and military spending, signs of a Republican rift
The real Republican divide isn't about those messaging issues discussed by political strategists. It's about policy issues like Medicaid and defense spending, where a divide is emerging between conservatives who want to make a point in a long-term philosophical debate and conservatives who have to govern right now.