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By now, Americans no strangers to the variety of inventive and ill-conceived ways that Republican state legislators have found to build barriers to the ballot box. AMERICAblog readers already know about the attempt to tweak the rules for electoral votes in Michigan and Nebraska, along with poll taxes in North Carolina and voter ID laws in […]
If proven effective, the drug would also be cheaper than current HIV treatments.
Democrats lack a deep bench of talent. To get one, party leadership should stop interfering in primaries.
Like any other week, the opinion pages of the New York Times two weeks ago brought us another rip-roaring David Brooks piece, wherein he pontificates about moral fibers and “the Cost of Relativism.” If Americans would just get back to enforcing social norms and usher in a “moral revival,” Brooks suggests, somehow we would be better off […]
Many New Jerseyans will soon have private water with no public recourse.
According to King, you can only be a real Jew if you hate Arabs as much as he does.
Starbucks' #RaceTogether campaign was the wrong way to go about the right discussion.
Guaranteeing tuition for every college student is necessary. And we can afford it.
Rick Perry's newest hire has some politically incorrect -- and theologically sound -- views on women and power.
Context surrounding the recent fatwa against gays issued by Indonesia's most prominent Muslim clerical body.
The pros and cons of making every eligible citizen cast a ballot.
Passing racial injustice off on commissions and reports, and then ignoring their findings, is the American way.
Gwen Graham is Democrats' best chance at turning the state's GOP tide.
America's bougiest Congressman has resigned amid yet another round of spending revelations.
The country's leading Islamic scholars are worried that homosexuals create a "stain on the dignity of Indonesia."
The GOP's latest attempt to change the rules of the game in their favor.
Because if being gay is a choice, like drug use, it's so much easier to "fix"
Last Thursday, Mehdi Hassan published a rebuttal to Graeme Wood’s widely-read analysis of the Islamic State. Wood’s piece illustrated the ways in which the Islamic State “derives from coherent and even learned interpretations of Islam.” By contrast, Hassan entitled his response: “How Islamic is the Islamic State? Not at all.” The back-and-forth is only the latest […]
Institutionalized sexism in India has more in common with American criminal justice than we might think.
Congressman Aaron Schock (R - Downton Abbey) is more trouble than he's worth for GOP leadership.