Author Archives: Jack Hunter
Politically progressive, but he kept a traditionalist streak.
Why was the crack epidemic treated differently?
Far too many right-wingers believe whole categories of human beings are “bad people” who deserve violence and injustice.
American soldiers and Arab civilians alike are victims of politicians’ hubris and terrorists’ atrocities.
Too many conservatives give the impression that refusing to listen to black perspectives is a point of pride.
Dick Cheney and Jennifer Rubin aim to purge the freedom movement from the right—leaving nothing but authoritarianism.
Conservative hawks keep confusing supporting the troops with endorsing the wars.
Libertarian-inflected conservatism challenges entrenched political coalitions with a transpartisan appeal.
Young Americans are more pro-drug, pro-gay—and pro-life.
What black Americans suffered is without parallel in our history—a fact all sides of the SSM debate should recognize.
From abortion to the drug war and gay marriage, decentralization is the only answer.
And why death-penalty opponents should think twice about firearms bans.
An unproductive GOP indulges in conspiracy paranoia.
The anti-tax activist represents a challenge to authoritarian GOP orthodoxy.
Neoconservatives have lost their best advocate for war in Afghanistan.
The GOP needs new ideas rooted in old ones.
If life is sacred, how can we justify the random killing of innocent children?
Romney’s plan to reduce the deficit while increasing the defense budget is unserious.
Under Obama, Democrats have embraced the national security state.
It’s also the libertarian view, despite what Lindsey Graham wants you to think.← Older posts
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