Politics

July 25, 2014

Jonathan Gruber: 'It Was Just a Mistake'
An Obamacare architect explains a 2012 quote that's fueling critics
10:31 AM

In 2012, MIT economist Jonathan Gruber said the same thing the law's critics now allege in a lawsuit. What gives? "I misspoke," he says.

Remarkable Photos of Toys Set Up To Mimic Real-Life War and Violence
Children describe the horror they see, and this photographer recreates it—with dolls. Astonishing.
10:26 AM

Children describe the horror they see, and this photographer recreates it—with toys. Astonishing. 

Arkansas Republicans Just Proved Why Obamacare Will Survive Despite This Week's Absurd Court Decision
7:00 AM

We now have a real-world example of how quickly Republicans will cave if the Supreme Court torpedoes Obamacare.

Who Bears More Responsibility for the War in Gaza?
6:16 AM

Hamas's rocket attacks may have been the immediate cause, but history tells a different story.

July 24, 2014

The Hidden, Horrifying Impacts of Climate Change
It's not all hurricanes and floods. Expect sewage in your drinking water.
8:00 PM

These are the consequences you don't hear about.

Paul Ryan and Ayn Rand Just Got a Divorce
His antipoverty plan will force liberals to amend their criticism
3:15 PM

It's progress!

This Is Paul Ryan's Best Idea Yet
3:09 PM

It has support from senators Patty Murray and Marco Rubio as well as President Obama.

Huddling With Ukrainian Rebels in a Bunker on the Front Lines
"No way in hell we'll lay down our weapons while the fascists are still around"
3:04 PM

"No way in hell we'll lay down our weapons while the fascists are still around ... "

Slumlord Millionaires
Wall Street's new scheme to profit off poor people
2:17 PM

An exploitative new scheme to profit off the poor

The MH17 Disaster Is All America's Fault?
Ron Paul and 'The Nation' want the U.S. to stop blaming poor Russia
1:54 PM

Ron Paul and 'The Nation' want the U.S. to stop blaming poor Russia.

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