Never Trump Republicans have to be willing to get their hands dirty for things to change.
Tagged: american politics
Symposium: I advise you to consider what you are endorsing with your vote, be that for the election itself, or the Democratic Primary.
The death of evangelicalism has been predicted ever since Nietzsche proclaimed that God is dead, yet the resiliency of the evangelical church surprises secular observers.
The free market is a good thing. But it isn’t the only thing.
Many of the arguments about gerrymandering now fall back on complex mathematical overlays to geography and the Civil Rights Act, but the Supreme Court justices remain bewildered and unimpressed. There is, however, a much more elegant and simple solution to the problem that allows for a far fairer representative system: eliminate the district lines altogether.
Much ink has been spilt since Donald Trump’s election regarding the legitimacy of the U.S. government system, the fortitude of the rule of law, and the viability of American democracy. What do the 2018 election results tell us about those big, scary issues?
Your Ordinary World for Monday, 22 Oct 2018, with links pondering civility-or a lack there of-in the public discourse. Read, share, and discuss.
But now we have groups, not new just louder and more visible, that we should not be labelling with the traditional terms at all. If we do, I propose repurposing a very old term for this rising class of political beings: the acolytes.
Gina Haspel’s confirmation ends the debate on torture.
The Trump administration attempts to change the game on management of public resources in the West.
… and what do you get?
Women’s health care, and even affordable access to health care in general, should not be an issue that is dividing us.
Let’s revisit conscience exemptions for union shops, especially for public-sector unions.
It looks to me like there’s a trend here.
It was all too much for Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), who said Warren had “impugned the motives and conduct of our colleague from Alabama.” In an extraordinary move, the Senate voted on party lines to shut her down…
Will Georgia and South Carolina ever get their new nuclear reactors?
I’m going to miss having a President who speaks to our ideals rather than our id.
Within days of the Paris Agreement being signed, a climate change denier was elected. What now?