Paul Ryan’s Anti-Poverty Plan Is Paternalistic
It’s also a thoughtful, compassionate blueprint for a better social safety net.
The Man the Chamber of Commerce Can’t BeatRep. Justin Amash was supposed to be an easy target for GOP centrists. He is on his way to an easy victory.
Putin’s PalStephen Cohen was once considered a top Russia historian. Now he publishes odd defenses of Vladimir Putin. The Nation just published his most outrageous one yet.
Giving Them the BusinessIs it wise for Republicans to attack Democrats for their wealth and business experience?
Happy Captive Nations Week!It’s that time of year when we are supposed to celebrate one of the weirdest artifacts of the Cold War.
“A Shocking Sabbath Carnival of Death”James Gordon Bennett Jr.’s most eccentric public service announcement.
The Crisis in Black HomeownershipHow the recession turned owners into renters and obliterated black American wealth.
Israel’s Media BlackoutWhy aren’t Israeli journalists questioning their military’s devastation in Gaza?
Arizona’s Botched ExecutionThe state claims that witnesses are lying about the two-hour debacle.
National Review’s Dishonest HistoryJohn Fund thinks blacks have been fooled into supporting Democrats. That’s even more insulting than his misleading history of Jim Crow laws.
Putin Isn’t PanickingThe Flight 17 disaster is just one misstep in the Russian president’s wider war on the West.
America’s Flight 17The time the United States blew up a passenger plane—and tried to cover it up.
While the World Was Watching Gaza and Ukraine, Things Have Only Gotten Worse in Iraq and Syria