Scott Walker

Why Republicans Didn't Want to Say the Charleston Killer Is a Racist
June 22, 2015

If racism is severe enough in America to inspire terrorism, it might also inspire something else: systemic discrimination.

What Are They Thinking?
May 28, 2015

The many (possible) motivations of 2016's long shots.

Why Do So Many People Hate the Sound of Hillary Clinton's Voice?
May 01, 2015

You hear a boring political speech. A linguist hears fascinating identity politics.

In Wisconsin, Food Assistance Is No Longer Free
April 02, 2015

If you're single without kids in Wisconsin, you're going to have to work for your food stamps. 

Never Forget the Triangle Factory Fire—It's Why We Have Unions
March 25, 2015

When you hear politicians rail against the sins of organized labor, remember this 1911 disaster.

The Fascinating, Faulty Logic Behind Ted Cruz's Naked Appeal to White America
March 23, 2015

To his credit, he's not hiding his intentions.

Is Obama a Christian or Not? It's Almost Impossible to Say.
February 22, 2015

Scott Walker says he doesn't know whether or not Obama is a Christian. He's right.

The Only Number That Matters in Scott Walker's Wisconsin Budget: 2016
February 03, 2015

The Wisconsin governor is jettisoning fiscal responsibility to set up a 2016 run.

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