Politics

4 Reasons Obamacare Lived to Plague Republicans Another Day

For one, Santa Claus is much more popular than the Grinch.

Feds Deploy Massive ‘Pre-Crime’ Dragnet on Millions of Americans

How not to prevent the next Reality Winner.

Jeff Sessions: Feds Have the Right to Seize Your Cash, Property

Expands the controversial federal civil asset forfeiture program.

Is the Military Losing Its Ability to Fight Capable Foes?

We need to refocus on future existential threats.

Jesus Shrugged

What if Christian organizations just went on strike?

Ross Douthat Throws In the Towel

A rousing new slogan: “they could certainly do worse.”

Yes, Republicans and Trump Do ‘Own This’

Trump doesn’t want to signal he’s rooting for a worse healthcare crisis.

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The problem is the insurance system.

Lessons from Elian Gonzalez & Charlie Gard

Two little boys and the cost of government interference.

9/11 Doesn’t Justify Today’s Wars

Kill the 2001 authorization for war.

Like Rome, America Could be Ripe for Tyranny

The dangers that confront late-stage democracy.

I Warned About Iran and the Media Ignored Me

Because Iraq was Obama’s war to lose.

Exclusive: Bannon & Kushner Want to Outsource Afghanistan to Mercenaries

Dyncorp, ex-Blackwater CEOs lobby hard, stand to profit.

Americans Deserve to Know Who Is Leaking to the Press

Who is providing fresh meat to feed the scandal?

If Loving Putin Is ‘Right,’ I Want to Be Wrong

Not all conservatives are enamored with Russia.

This is Why the GOP House is Safe in 2018

But the legacy of REDMAP may be darker than you thought.

Secretary Tillerson, It’s Time to Phone Iran

Why did the Trump Administration shut off diplomatic communications?