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Sunday, January 31, 2010
The demotion of health care to a nice-to-have has sent a loud message to progressive volunteers: go away! Health Care: The back burner doesn't cook
Friday, October 30, 2009
CNN is losing to Fox and MSNBC because it's forgotten how to be a news channel. Hey, CNN: It's News, Stupid!
Thursday, June 18, 2009
We can't evaluate health care reform schemes without really knowing the details of well-hidden health care costs. So let's dig up and publish them, pronto. Health Care: How Can We Follow the Money?
Wednesday, March 11, 2009
Who needs Republicans when powerful Democrats are working to cripple the President's budget proposal? Time to Humble Congressional Warlords
Monday, January 5, 2009
Falling gas prices are driving a nation suffering short-term memory loss away from fuel-efficient cars -- again. This time, we can't let it happen. Why the roof don't git fixed
Thursday, November 13, 2008
What an African American president does for the wonder bread majority. What's with All the Happiness?
Wednesday, October 15, 2008
When the building's on fire, you can't refuse to help put it out because you think the sprinkler system is too inadequate to be improved. Come Down off Olympos
Saturday, September 27, 2008
McCain's cynical use of his history as a prisoner cheapens both his campaign and his admirable record. How McCain cheapens his admirable history
Wednesday, September 3, 2008
Among Yahoo News' 5 "most popular news stories" is a vicious opinion piece. Did Yahoo mis-categorize it on purpose? Oh, perish the thought! Beware of Yahoo "News" stories
Monday, May 19, 2008
In arguing about environmental priorities, we're afraid to even mention the highest one of all: population control. The Environmental Threat in the Living Room
Thursday, May 15, 2008
Race is a non-issue that will not go away. To counter it,progressives must go on the offensive. The Race Card and the Truth
Sunday, May 11, 2008
The election of a female president would be the greatest milestone in the long march of women's rights since achieving the vote. But for all its importance, feminism is still a single issue, and rising above single issues is what this campaign is about. Clinton or Obama? Feminist Angst and Single-Issue Politics
Saturday, May 10, 2008
Validating the Michigan and Florida Democratic primaries is not fixing a mistake, it's evading consequences that were fully known before the primaries took place. Michigan and Florida: What Happened; Who's Responsible?
Monday, March 31, 2008
A brief plea that future citizens/voters be taught media literacy as seriously as they are taught history and government. Citizens need crap detectors
Tuesday, February 19, 2008
Until we reform school administration as aggressively as we're trying to improve teaching, we'll achieve as much as we usually have: zilch. School administration: the education reform they don't talk about
Thursday, February 7, 2008
Electing House members for four years instead of two would be so good for incumbents that the idea might even fly. Election Reform That Might Even Pass