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The NRA’s New Low

The gun rights group just took a personal swipe at Gabby Giffords.

A Ruling Against Obamacare Would Be a Disaster—for Red States

America Is Creating Plenty of Jobs. Why Are Workers Getting Such Lousy Raises?

Tina Fey’s New Show on Netflix Could Be Better Than 30 Rock

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Scott Walker’s Secret Weapon

Wisconsin’s Legislature is so extreme, it makes the governor look moderate.

Faith-based

How Sex Trafficking Became a Christian Cause Célèbre

Evangelicals made it less feminist and more mainstream.

Why the Wisconsin State Legislature Is Scott Walker’s Secret Weapon

How Evangelicals Took Sex Trafficking From Feminists and Made It a Christian Cause Célèbre

How the DOJ’s Ferguson Report Could Lead Conservatives to Call for Police Reform

ABC’s American Crime Is the Most Intelligent Take on Race Relations We’ve Seen in Years

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