Ted Cruz says cronyism is a big enough problem in government, but no president or secretary of state should be taking cash from foreign governments.
Steven Benen think private employers raising their wages in response to market forces is a triumph for the minimum wage. Say what?
Republicans have a responsibility to disrupt the president’s plans for Iran if they truly believe its wrong path for the nation.
The Islamic State is difficult to comprehend only for secularists who believe religion is an aberration in the modern world. Actually, they are.
Don’t discount metaphysics when it comes to naming your demon spawn. Sometimes, the name picks you.
Some parents brand themselves with their children the way accessory designers select a new trademark. That may be what a child’s unusual name indicates. But it might not.
When people engage in liberal microaggression, resist. Political correctness deserves a regular challenge.
Geoengineering would give the government control over the planet’s thermostat. Why anyone thinks that’s a good idea is beyond me.
The media have targeted Scott Walker about evolution, “real” Christianity, and now prayer. Why? Because they think religion deserves mockery, not reverence.
Republicans love defense spending, and that’s why the F-35 will cost more than the Manhattan Project every year for the next fifty years.
While some argue cursive writing belongs in the archives and Common Core ushers it out of schools, the evidence shows we need it as much as ever.
The best way to memorialize kidnapped and murdered American aid worker Kayla Mueller is not by going to war. It’s by following her example.
Here’s my response to the ever-present implied rhetorical non-question about how to mother seven children.
As family size shrinks, so does the private social safety net, and the opportunities for close, meaningful relationships.
Women’s health risks for death, breast cancer, hemorrhage, and other maladies as a consequence of abortion increases at 20 weeks pregnant and following.
Reporters love to talk about guns, but few have any interest in actually understanding them. Here are 14 things reporters need to understand about guns.
President Obama goes around making war without so much as a nod to Congress, and GOP leaders respond by complaining his wars aren’t extensive enough.
One percent of the U.S. population is behind bars. We can do better than our current criminal justice system. And the Right is leading the way.
Short-lived though it will likely be, ‘Mulaney’ boasts some of the sharper writing on religion in contemporary pop culture.
Inquiring fans want to know. Feminist fans suspect conspiracy. But the real answer may be that Hollywood has no idea how to write a female superhero.
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