Politics

Restoring Decency

It was the question put to Senator Joseph McCarthy by attorney Joseph Welch in ...

Amendment 14 Can Fix this Shit

Drafted in the aftermath of the American Civil War, the specific purpose of Amendment ...

The Collective Suicide of the Liberal Class

Liberals who express dismay, or more bizarrely a fevered hope, about the corporatists and ...

The Banana Republican Party

In no small measure, the Republican Party’s fealty to a failed approximation of a ...

‘Defund the Police’ is a Fundamentally Fiscally Conservative Policy

Last week on the Snapchat program ‘Good Luck America, Former president Barack Obama derided ...

Covid Is Toppling America’s “Points of Failure” Dominoes

America's many points of failure--leverage points where a break brings down the entire system--are ...

Moving Past Apartheid: One-State is not Ideal Justice, but It is Just and Possible

Once again, Europe’s top diplomats expressed their ‘deep concern’ regarding Israel’s ongoing illegal settlement ...

The Coming Perfect Storm of Stupid

One of these streams has been with us for a while. There has been ...

Biden Appointee Spread Russian Hacker Conspiracy

The announcement that Joe Biden intends to nominate Neera Tanden as his Director of ...