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Dear President Obama, please stop being so reasonable
In the fight over guns, we need a president willing to pull the trigger.
Last updated: 17 Jan 2013 07:37 GMT
We need gun laws that address the whole problem, not part
The US needs gun laws to address the whole problem, anything less is like profaning the memory of the dead.
Last updated: 19 Dec 2012 12:50 GMT
The gun debate needs more politics, less ethics
After of the Aurora massacre, some liberal commentators wrongly blamed US culture for gun violence.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2012 09:31 GMT
Small business job creation nonsense
Will taxing the rich help create more jobs and save the economy?
Last updated: 12 Jul 2012 10:51 GMT
'Obamacare': A tax that's good for you
The Supreme Court's ruling may have saved the president's re-election hopes, but has wider implications for commerce.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2012 12:56 GMT
Sink the ship to drown the captain
Republicans are opposing economic stimulus such as food stamps to boost the chance that Obama loses, says author.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2012 11:26 GMT
In redefining political debate, Elizabeth Warren takes on the very idea of how the government should work.
Last updated: 21 Jun 2012 15:17 GMT
Jonah Goldberg on US 2012: Youth of the nation too stupid to vote
Authoritarian and intolerant speech has been breaking taboos by slowly creeping into the Conservative lexicon.
Last updated: 06 Jun 2012 09:32 GMT
Is income inequality stalling the US economy?
Evidence suggests investments in infrastructure would boost the economy, but the rich don't need infrastructure.
Last updated: 29 May 2012 08:25 GMT
Liberals must talk about God and country with heart
A growing consensus agrees the GOP is too radical to be taken seriously - this is the time to reclaim the rhetoric.
Last updated: 14 May 2012 15:54 GMT
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