Like everyone else these days in the media, I watched President Obama’s statement on Iraq and Ferguson while simultaneously monitoring the reaction on Twitter. He was hammered right and left. General consensus: He seemed tired, passionless, overly measured and vague. He obviously wanted to talk about Iraq more than Ferguson — because there was good […]
Tons of big-time liberals are saying Rick Perry's indictment looks weak. Can you imagine the right ever doing that?
The paper of record's assault on Rick Perlstein calls to mind a mirror-image situation that will make you scream
I am emotionally exhausted. But it's time to tell the truth about the scary, enraging times this nation confronts
Mostly overlooked in the flood of tributes to the star of "To Have and To Have Not": She was a true-blue liberal
A few religious readers appear to have radically reinterpreted Jesus' teachings of peace and understanding
In 2009, police in Ferguson, Missouri arrested Henry M. Davis on suspicion of driving under the influence and took him to jail. What followed is described in court documents as "physical contact between the officers and Mr. Davis." One...Show More Summary
Israel must preserve itself if it wishes its light to be seen.
Three Republicans in Alaska about to face off for chance to face Begich.
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Mostly, it's money. Also, are you ready to be your own editor and publicist and marketer? And did I mention money?
The actor, who plays himself in a new documentary, on the coming-out process, "Star Trek" and feuding with Shatner
I've always believed in financial independence in marriage. But as my spending spun out of control, so did my life
This story first appeared on the TomDispatch website. The following passages are excerpted from Eduardo Galeano's history of humanity, Mirrors (Nation Books). Stalin He learned to write in the language of Georgia, his homeland, but in...Show More Summary
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On Monday, Obama spoke about Michael Brown and racial disparities in the criminal justice system
Bundy engaged in armed resistance to avoid paying fees. Compare that to peaceful protests responding to a lost life
It's not just the weapons. It's a state of mind.
In a recent "StarTalk" broadcast, Tyson talks to "Cosmos" co-writer and executive producer Ann Druyan
None of these is as bad as murder... mostly because nothing is as bad as murder