July 08, 2015

Status Update: I’m Running for President
7:02 AM

When did presidential campaign announcements go from mega-events to Facebook posts?

July 07, 2015

An Unpopular Man

Norman Finkelstein was a rock star of the pro-Palestinian movement. Then he came out against BDS.

Why Is Bill Kristol Embracing Confederate Nostalgia?
11:55 AM

After all, neoconservatives historically have been hostile to Southern traditionalism.

Three South Carolina Senators Voted to Keep the Confederate Flag Flying. Here’s Their Reasoning.
7:33 AM

One senator claims the flag had nothing to do with the Charleston massacre.

Obama’s Agenda Is Helping Hillary by Cornering Republicans
7:25 AM

Obama’s victories will become Clinton’s when the GOP vows to undo them.

July 06, 2015

Clarence Thomas Deserves Criticism. Just Leave His Race Out of It.
4:15 PM

George Takei’s “blackface” remark reflects a broader problem with liberal attacks on the reactionary justice.

Greece’s Crisis Won’t Be Fixed by the “No” Vote
1:51 PM

The "no" vote put Greece right back where it started, a year and a half ago, when it elected Syriza. 

Hillary Clinton—She’s Just Like Us!
10:44 AM

The guilty pleasure of reading politicians’ emails.

July 05, 2015

The Wrong Way to Stop Prostitution
10:06 PM

Visa and MasterCard won’t work with Backpage.com anymore. That won’t help sex workers.

July 03, 2015

What the New $10 Bill Should Really Look Like
10:21 AM

After all, the average woman makes only 78 percent of what a man makes. Black and Latina women make even less.