Politics

October 20, 2014

There's a Worrisome Amount of Support in Jordan for the Islamic State
3:31 PM

Less than 2/3 of Jordanians consider ISIS a terrorist organization.

The Supreme Court Isn't Likely to Stop Texas' Xenophobic Voting Laws
10:45 AM

Texas Republicans fear that Hispanics are poised to take over their state.

October 19, 2014

What a Past Epidemic Teaches Us About Ebola
Lessons from the cholera scare of 1892
11:02 PM

Was there hysteria over a handful of cases? Check. Scapegoating of immigrants and public health officials? Check.

Hey, Bill Maher: There Is No Such Thing as “Islamic Extremism”
10:00 PM

There is no such thing as “militant Islam” or “radical Islam”; there’s just Islam. 

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