5 Things Paul Ryan Wishes He Could Say To Lazy “Inner City Men”

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In lieu of Paul Ryan’s commitment to improve life outcomes of inner city men, here are five things he would probably say to them.

The Republican Party and their ‘Communication Problems’

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Neil O’Farrell points out that losing an election is not about a failure of communication.

More Early Voting Please

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Early voting’s opponents often show a shocking lack of knowledge about how our democracy actually works.

The Coming Battle Over Voter ID

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A judge in Pennsylvania has thrown out Pennsylvania’s controversial voter ID law setting the stage for the Supreme Court to tackle the issue.

Russell Brand is not a Revolutionary

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If you want meaningful political and social change you have to work hard for it.

Here’s to Political Comebacks

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Eliot Spitzer and Anthony Weiner are trying to make political comebacks in New York City. They deserve a shot.

GLOBALPOST: Venezuela Hunger Strikers Say Government Thugs Attacked Them

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Protesters say bikers dressed in Chavez’s socialist party colors robbed them and fired guns at them.

The Demise of the Far-Right Conservative White Guy

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It’s not that bad, guys.

The “Have Not Voted” Party

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Why do you vote? (Or don’t, as the case may be.)

Why Mitt Romney Isn’t Wrong

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Mitt Romney let slip the big debate/campaign secret: you can’t win or lose, much less be right or wrong. It’s nothing but a word game on top of a mess of details that will make all the seemingly impossible big points work out in the end.

The American Monarchy

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Americans remain fascinated with the birthright to rule.

Blackmail in the Digital Age

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How would one conduct blackmail in the digital age, in which the idea of an ‘original copy’ is meaningless? Carl Pettit considers this theoretical dilemma.

179 Candidates Thrown Off Ballot for Minor Technicality

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Lauren Hale comments on an election technicality in South Carolina that greatly favors incumbents and may even violate voters’ and candidates civil rights.

Trayvon Martin and the Fate of the Alabama Segregation Reference Ban Amendment

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Everybody’s talking about the shooting of Trayvon Martin. Nobody’s talking about Alabama Senate Bill 112. That needs to change.

The News—Republican Fervor in the Primaries, and Some Tennis History Making

Tweet Good morning, gentlemen.  Here’s what’s on your good feed this Tuesday morning… Republicans Prove Enthusiasm in Primaries The primaries are over, folks, and this is what we know: The GOP may have suffered through internal battles between establishment incumbents and extreme Tea Party-esque challengers, but more Republicans came to the polls, which could mean […]