Politics

September 22, 2014

What to Expect from the Big Climate Summit
Early signs are mixed, but don't write it off yet
8:33 AM

Lots of people are pessimistic, but don't write it off yet

September 21, 2014

The NFL's Failure in the Ray Rice Scandal Went Way Beyond the Commissioner
11:07 PM

It makes the league look bad—and the Ravens front office look even worse

Hillary Clinton Borrows a Line From Elizabeth Warren
The likely 2016 nominee reveals who she's most worried about
3:03 PM

The likely 2016 nominee reveals who she's most worried about.

September 19, 2014

America's Worst Republican Could Soon Lose His Office
Why everyone must tune in to Kris Kobach's race in Kansas
6:33 PM

Here's a list of every heinous thing he's done.

What Robert Burns Would Have Made of Scottish Independence
Robert Burns helped to forge a pride of place that has become a reservoir of national identity
5:00 PM

The poet helped forge Scotland's national identity.

We Shouldn't Forget Liberalism's Religious Roots
5:00 PM

21st-century liberalism is a pale shadow of its 19th-century ancestor.

The Killer Fog That United Labor and Environmentalists
3:20 PM

It killed 20 people and completely changed environmental politics.

How to Scare a Republican About Climate Change
1:57 PM

It's a concept conservatives should appreciate.

The Latest Political Plagiarism Scandal Defines Plagiarism Way, Way Down
12:34 PM

Copying boilerplate without citation is plagiarism if you're a journalist. If you're a pol, it's part of the job.

After Scotland, The United Kingdom Has to Fundamentally Change
11:40 AM

Unless there is major constitutional reform, there will be a second Scottish independence referendum very soon.

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