Posts tagged “Rand Paul”

Fear and Loathing in Guantanamo Bay

The Guantanamo Bay detention center briefly reasserted its presence in the public …

Posted July 23rd, 2014

Conservative Sentencing Reform: Politically Savvy, Morally Right

Darlene Eckles was not a drug user or dealer when she was …

Posted April 29th, 2014

Rand Paul Taps a New Constituency

Philip Weiss discusses an interesting Hardball clip here, where bestselling mainstream political author …

Posted April 23rd, 2014

Peter King and the Hawks’ Hysterical Attacks on Rand Paul

Those accusing the Kentucky senator of fear-mongering should look in the mirror.

Posted April 17th, 2014

Rand Paul and Libertarian Switcheroos on Race

Like the very evenhanded Jamelle Bouie here, I think Sen. Rand Paul’s …

Posted March 26th, 2014

Rand Paul and Ted Cruz: The Breakup That Wasn’t

The recent war of words over foreign policy between senators Rand Paul …

Posted March 20th, 2014

Push For New Cold War Seems to Stall

Americans—including Obama—are saying no to a neocon crusade against Russia.

Posted March 12th, 2014

At CPAC, Rand Paul Stands Ascendant

This year’s Conservative Political Action Conference has had something of a deflated …

Posted March 8th, 2014

Eric Cantor Picks the Right 40 Yard Lines

The GOP is finally revamping its agenda to look out for workers, not just their bosses.

Posted February 10th, 2014

The Wall Street Journal’s Mythical Mideast Moderates

The media has missed the real story in former Defense Secretary Robert …

Posted January 24th, 2014

Rand Paul on Foreign Policy: A Start, But What’s Next?

He’s against neocon wars but must articulate a new vision of the national interest.

Posted January 20th, 2014

Why Anti-Poverty Talk Can Work for the GOP

As this week marks the 50th anniversary of Lyndon Johnson’s War on Poverty, …

Posted January 10th, 2014

John Mearsheimer on the Persistence of Empire

There are many salient points in John Mearsheimer’s National Interest cover story, “America …

Posted January 7th, 2014

Rand Paul vs. the National Security Hawks

Sen. Rand Paul joined George Stephanopoulos’s “This Week” yesterday to talk unemployment insurance, …

Posted January 6th, 2014

Rand and Hillary, Profiles in Discretion

Steve Walt wonders when Hillary is going to let us in on her …

Posted December 30th, 2013

Obama Never Escaped Clintonism, Could Paul Escape Bushism?

Change candidates must use a previous president’s staff for their ends.

Posted December 11th, 2013

Syria: Let’s Just Not Do This…

217 House members on record as likely to oppose authorizing military force …

Posted September 6th, 2013