Mike Huckabee, From Bad Historian To Racist

Christopher MacNeil challenges Mike Huckabee’s recent political statements and asks the former governor to be held accountable.

Political Centrism: Welcome to the Truly Radical

If we do not improve—immensely, immediately—public education, American students, and particularly minority students, can expect a much lower quality of life…for their entire lives. So that matters.

Donald Trump Symbolizes a Long, Deep, Dark, Sordid History of Right Wing Masculinity

The rabid, unrestrained behavior of Trump is nothing new for the GOP, but will it succeed in taking him all the way, or will Republicans grow tired of his incessant rhetoric?

Calls in Immigration Battles to Return to Days of Slavery

Vicious, hateful rhetoric out of the mouths of Republicans roars a backwards mindset, the dehumanization of immigrants as segments they wish to continue to isolate.

There’s a Movie Donald Trump Doesn’t Want You to See. It’s About Him.

Get the popcorn. Pour a cold drink. And watch a movie so hot that Donald Trump did everything he could to keep you from seeing it.

Oh No! Politics on Your News Feed Again?

Candidates have started seeking media attention, which means it’s time for you to start hating social media again.

His Entire Term as Governor Was Tainted With Protests

Years of civil disobedience from Philadelphians preceded Tom Corbett’s loss in PA Governor’s Race.

Lewis Black on Voter Suppression: “Not on my Watch Baby”

Current voter ID laws are voter suppression laws. They perverse our democracy and perpetuate failures of the existing version of our marketplace of ideas

Virginia Gov. McDonnell’s Fall from Grace. Just Desserts?

The man who would be king? (Or at least potential running mate to the man who almost became king) is going to prison and out of public life for good.

This is Not My America

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.

“Be A Man!” The War Cry, The Tragedy.

In this excerpt from his new book, The Remade Parent, author Brett Hetherington, talks about the typical cold, distant father. And their impressionable sons.

Why Angry White Men is Worth Your Time

Michael Kimmel thinks that the justifiable decline of hegemonic masculinity is driving the issues and anxieties of America’s angry white men—and he might just be right.

Raising a Daughter in 1950s America, Today

Yesterday, America went back in time. What does the Supreme Court decision and the Wendy Davis filibuster mean for the “future”?

If Cheerleaders Don’t Convert You, Chuck Norris Will

Sorry, Chuck, winning a lawsuit so cheerleaders can hoist Bible banners at Texas high school football games actually isn’t a win for religious liberty.

Jon Stewart on Gay Marriage Evolution

Jon Stewart explores what it might take to change the GOP’s mind concerning same-sex marriage.