November 16, 2013
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OPINION: Voter ID laws are designed to cut at edges of the right to vote
Conservative Republicans label their campaign — which centers around strict voter ID laws — “voter integrity,” as if it’s a righteous project designed to uplift democracy. It’s just the opposite: It’s designed to block the ballot for a few voters, mostly poor and black, who are inclined to support Democrats.
OPINION: GOP candidates are fidning the political terrain has shifted
Few Republican candidates for federal office are delivering feisty denunciations and declarations of repeal, as they did just a few months ago.
OPINION: Reports of the demise of the Tea Party are exaggerated
The tea party takeover of the GOP is holding strong, producing an adherence to far-right dogma.
According to scientists, those are manmade disasters, weather phenomena created (or at least worsened) by human-induced climate change.
OPINION: The gun lobby is dictating U.S. laws and regulations on firearms
A proposed study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has been stymied because the sun lobby fears science will prove guns to be dangerous.
OPINION: The 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act comes at a confusing moment for America
The America that elected Obama is a very different place from the nation over which Johnson presided.