Our Future Do Nothing Congress

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The Republicans could take unified control of Congress in next week’s elections, but don’t expect a whole lot to change.

The Liberal Savior Complex

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If Democrats keep searching for a messiah to lead them to the political promised land, they’ll be perpetually disappointed.

Republicans Roll Out The Fear Argument

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The GOP’s strategy this election is to try and terrify voters into voting for them.

Do Americans Want War Or Peace?

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It’s hard to tell what type of foreign policy American voters actually want. In fact they might not care that much about the rest of the world at all.

LGBT Equality and the 2012 GOP Presidential Candidates

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In preparation for 2016, a rundown of the LGBT equality platform from the 2012 GOP Presidential hopefuls

Don’t Believe The Hype, Mitt Romney Edition

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Mitt Romney is not going to be president.

Violence & Xenophobia Face South Asian & Middle Eastern Communities in U.S.

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Xenophobia in politics and race based hate is firmly rooted in US history and on the rise today.

Will Congress Vote to Authorize Airstrikes in Iraq?

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Unfortunately for us, Congress is refusing to grapple with the current crisis in Iraq and Syria.

Do Liberals Focus Too Much on Guilt?

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Guilt can be a powerful motivator in life, but is it a good idea to base a political strategy on it?

Will the Events in Ferguson Result in Real Change?

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Clearly the events in Ferguson Missouri are sparking a national conversation about racism and policing in America today, but that doesn’t necessarily mean anything concrete will change.

Impeachment And The Post Policy GOP

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Republicans are boosting the idea of impeaching President Obama because they’ve given up on public policy.

John Boehner’s Epic Fail

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The Republican failure to pass their own bill to address the border crisis shows GOP dysfunction at its worst.

Yes It’s Possible To Be A Successful President

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Rumors of the death of American democracy are greatly exaggerated.

Hurray For Lawsuits!

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A recent Supreme Court ruling shows Congress should act if they think the President is breaking the law.

This is Not My America

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Lost to America is the ability to compromise, which once made us the greatest of nations. Doug Zeigler wonders if we can ever regain the empathy for others that we once revered.