We must choose what world we want to live in. We must decide what we are willing to tolerate. We must have boundaries around what we hold sacred.
In all likelihood, history will treat Obama pretty well.
Matthew Rozsa looks for lessons in the lives and legacies of the presidential “Also Rans.”
The recent Gallup poll saying more Americans identify themselves as political independent doesn’t mean much.
Structural factors, not a lack of “new blood”, is what’s driving American politics right now.
It may be desperately needed, but the structural realities mean that it’s unlikely that we’ll get major reform in 2015.
Forget losing weight, let’s try and get the political media to do a better job in 2015.
Mark Sherman believes that if Chelsea Clinton has another baby, its gender could make a big difference for boys and men in America.
President Obama has taken a lot of criticism over the rise of ISIS this year, but in actuality the group is falling apart.
The political exploits of Ben Carson may be interesting to follow, but he’s never going to win the Republican nomination for the presidency.
You can agree or disagree with his agenda, but it’s pretty clear Barack Obama is having a huge impact on America.
Yes the race to see who will succeed Obama in the White House is in full swing, but polls don’t really tell us anything at this point.
Washington gridlock can be annoying, but that doesn’t mean bipartisan consensus produced outcomes that are necessarily more popular.
The Senate’s official report on the use of torture during the Bush Administration is out, and it’s hard to see how it could be worse.
Real change in American policing will come at the local level.