Jamelle Bouie gives us a critique of the Enlightenment from the Left, and it’s exactly what you were expecting: another excuse to call everyone racist.
The basic stance of the Right and Left determines their government’s approach to the economy and the individual.
This type of equivocation isn’t a new feature of the White House. And recognizing that can help both the Left and Right see each other’s concerns.
In their letter to Sasha and Malia Obama, the Bush sisters show us how to transcend partisanship and disdain—and instead offer kindness and courtesy.
If the left-right spectrum collapses in coming years, it may offer us a unique opportunity to ally around other things that matter to us.
The only way to keep bad ideas dominant is to prevent people from introducing any alternatives.
On the major legislative issues of the day, GOP voters are between Donald Trump and Paul Ryan. A blend of the two men’s views would pretty closely reflect those of the Republican rank-and-file.
The so-called “alt-right” are just white supremacists with delusions of being intellectual.
Video games, whether many know it or not, tend to bring out the latent right-winger in all of us.
The Canadian political system is distinct enough to make a recipe for victory in one country a formula for failure in the other.
Is our politics bitter, contentious, unpleasant, intractable, and no fun whatsoever? Good!
Steven Benen think private employers raising their wages in response to market forces is a triumph for the minimum wage. Say what?
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