Politics

December 22, 2014

Detroit and Stockton Are Just the Beginning of an Attack on Public Pensions
10:13 PM

Heading into 2015, many cities are in what one professor calls "deep doodoo."

The 3 Worst Policy Predictions of 2014
Gay marriage will lead to polygamy? Marijuana will cause more crime? Obamacare will increase premiums?

Gay marriage will lead to polygamy? Marijuana will cause more crime? Obamacare will increase premiums?

The Most Encouraging, Least Noticed Economic News of 2014
9:57 PM

In fact, it's the most encouraging economic news of 2014.

The New York Cop Killer Was Arrested 19 Times. Why Was He Able to Get a Gun?
2:32 PM

The NRA, not protesters, makes police officers' jobs more dangerous.

Finally, a Financial Executive Is Sacked for His Company's Misdeeds
1:42 PM

The chairman of Ocwen is being forced to step down.

Conservatives Are Right About Reckless Political Rhetoric
12:49 PM

But they should turn this lens on themselves.

A Letter from the Editor
10:59 AM

Gabriel Snyder on The New Republic's future.

December 21, 2014

This Is What Our Hellish World Will Look Like After We Hit the Global Warming Tipping Point
8:00 PM

What does a 3.6-degree increase in global temperatures really mean?

December 19, 2014

Can Potential Terrorists Be "Rehabilitated"?
8:00 PM

What should governments do with fighters who've returned from Syria?

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