Too many have replaced Patriotism with Nationalism. America is far worse because of it.
Warlords don’t have use for peace because peace doesn’t have use for warlords.
Knowledge enlightens and empowers people and is an essential building block of civilization. Censorship prevents knowledge and narrows the mind.
It’s time we the people minimize money and corruption in our politics and take control of the election process as well as oversight of how we are governed
Thad Cochran’s victory in the Republican primary yesterday has some big implications for the landscape of American politics.
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor’s loss in a primary last night tells us a lot of about the state of the GOP.
James Stafford learned the secret to being a good citizen as a little boy. You probably did, too.
Christopher Dale isn’t as liberal as he used to be, but he’s not ready to vote for bigotry and craziness either.
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.
Michael Kimmel explains that today’s Angry White Men are looking backward, nostalgically at the world they have lost.
Edwin Lyngar thinks that certain “patriots” protest a little too much.
A look from inside the America the Tea Party doesn’t believe exists.
Professor Warren Blumenfeld’s Open Letter to Speaker John Boehner.
What’s in a name? When it comes to the “Tea Party,” a distortion of history.
How Edwin Lyngar became disenchanted with the right-wing political climate in which he was raised.
In politics today, compromise has become a synonym for weakness. Macho attitudes are standing in the way of progress.