How the Homeless Population is Changing: It’s Older and Sicker

The common perception of homelessness doesn’t describe the experience of older adults, particularly those who first experienced homelessness late in life.

Parent’s View: The Economic Impact of High Deductibles on Kids’ Health

Long lines at urgent care raise questions on the future of kids’ health.

Big Government, Texas Style

The divide between conservatives and liberals is more about what government should do, not how big it should be.

In The Footsteps of a King: How Raphael G. Warnock is Keeping Martin Luther King Jr’s Dream Alive

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr once spoke for a voiceless nation and now, once again, impoverished Americans are finding themselves in need of a voice to defend them and speak on their behalf. Dr. Raphael G. Warnock may be that voice.

Attention Liberals, Here’s How It’s Done

A controversial blurb in Rolling Stone shows what a post-Obama liberal agenda could look like.

The Future of Obamacare

When it comes to President Obama’s signature health care law, spin won’t decide its future.

What’s With All This Government Shutdown Talk?

A few things you need to know about the potential government shutdown.

Why You Should Care About the Drugs Your Doctor Prescribes

For most of us, evaluating a doctor’s prescribing habits is just about impossible. Even doctors themselves have little way of knowing whether their drug choices fall in line with those of their peers.

THE YOUNG TURKS: GOP Politician Says No Sex-Changes Because ‘I Like Being a Boy’ (VIDEO)

Is it funny to politicians to take the most childish, selfish position on real issues?

Back To Business

Ken Goldstein favors a pro-business compromise on the economy.

The Paratrooper and the 47 Percent

Seth Brady Tucker explains how a life of leisure in the Army’s 82nd Airborne, the slacker’s pursuit of a PhD, and useless career as a teacher landed him in the 47%. Please note sarcasm.