It’s a busy week for candidates, as Bernie Sanders, Rick Santorum, and George Pataki all kick off their campaigns.
Here’s President Barack Obama explaining Tuesday that he’s ready to direct federal aid to Texas, which has suffered deadly flooding since the weekend, with more rain and flash flooding on the way. At least 31 people have died in storms that have hit Oklahoma, Texas, and Mexico, and 13 people are still missing. Show More Summary
In a panel at the Re/code conference on Tuesday, Warren let loose about Washington, DC gridlock and how frustrating it is not to be able to get anything done. She then warned listeners that we need less wonk and more real issue-speak. Show More Summary
Jim and Jonah, I was born within a few weeks of President Obama, and while our upbringings were quite different, the historical events that I can remember are probably not that much different from his. The earliest one I can recall was LBJ’s announcement in the spring of 1968 that he would not run for reelection. Show More Summary
ObamaCare is an unmitigated disaster. A total, miserable failure. Everything President Barack Obama and his Democrats promised it would do? Obama Promises ObamaCare Won't Add ‘One Dime To The Deficit’ 36 Times Obama Said You Could Keep...Show More Summary
Charles Murray's new book says what the oligarchs are already thinking.
The perfect band? Maybe.
Nothing illustrates better the moral and intellectual bankruptcy of the Republican war hawks who call themselves presidential candidates than their attempts to whitewash the history of how this nation went to war in Iraq. John EllisShow More Summary
“In a rare encroachment into a Democratic primary, the conservative Club for Growth is airing a television ad that attacks Florida Senate candidate Patrick Murphy for supporting the Export-Import Bank and praises potential rival Alan Grayson for opposing the credit [...]
Bernie Sanders announces his run on May 26, and he’ll be closely followed by Republican George Pataki and Democrat Martin O’Malley.
With Ben & Jerry’s ice cream and a Cajun concert, the Democratic socialist from Vermont formally kicks off his presidential campaign in typically atypical fashion.
World governance is something no serious thinker would today endorse. This is unfortunate, because world government is the only hope for the long-term survival of the human race.
Bush reportedly doesn't remember making the offer, which sounds all too familiar.
Yes, electing the decrepit senior citizen is sure to stop ISIS in its tracks. ISIS, meanwhile, is burning women alive.
BOB WOODWARD: Bush Didn’t Lie About WMD, And Obama Sure Screwed Up Iraq In 2011. [Y]ou certainly can make a persuasive argument it was a mistake. But there is a time that line going along that Bush and the other people lied about this. I spent 18 months looking at how Bush decided to invade […]
In a sense, it is the perfect speculative fiction novel, even as it pays unspoken homage to a similarly-themed book by very different authors from thirty-eight years ago.
Happy Memorial Day 2015 Let us always remember – in the words of Ronald Reagan – freedom isn’t free and America is the last stand on Earth. A Time for Choosing speech Oct 27, 1964 This amazing photo was taken … Continue reading ?
Mike Huckabee apparently thinks "judicial supremacy" means Bush v. Gore was wrongly decided.
I've made the case previously that the turn-around of the Civil Rights Division at DOJ after it was politicized and decimated by the George W. Bush administration is one of...
Here is a snippet of my blog about one of the most heartbreaking and powerful films I have ever seen. Fruitvale Station probably packs more of a punch today than it did during the time it was released. Anyway, check it out. … I remember hearing about the Oscar Grant case in 2009 and shrugging [...]Show More Summary