Our Kids vs. the NRA

https://www.politico.com/story/2018/02/27/emma-gonzalez-florida-twitter-nra-426642 Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student Emma González now has more than a million Twitter followers, more than both the National Rifle Association and its spokesperson Dana Loesch,...

Government Funded…for now.

AMERICA’S first government shutdown in more than four years looks likely to end only three days after it began. Over the weekend of January 20th and 21st, the two parties seemed to be digging in. But by 1pm on Monday, January 22nd the Senate voted 81-18 to end the...

The Crazies and the Con man

What makes Mr. Ryan so special? The answer, basically, is that he’s the best con man they’ve got. His success in hoodwinking the news media and self-proclaimed centrists in general is the basis of his stature within his party.

The Immigration Dividend

Fifty years ago this month, Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965 at the foot of the Statue of Liberty.