It may be tempting to dismiss these recent events as something that represents only a few skinheads, but this would do little more than silence a much needed discussion on the role of racial hatred and violence in the US in a post-Obama world.
The idea of a “Person of the Year” implies that individual leaders and heroes have more impact than collectives.
It’s not enough merely to claim, as many do, that most Muslims (most Pakistanis, most imams, most flood-victims, etc.) are “decent” people.
I believe that the best cure for bad speech isn’t censorship, it’s more speech.
We need an ideological framework that rejects fundamentalist free-market capitalism in favor of a more just world.
Birthright laws are coming under a full-frontal attack by the Tea Party.
It was as simple as revenge, honor, and the joy of simple, all-out, bloodthirsty competition on the field.
Germany is not the only team to open up the meaning of nationality
This is painfully funny satire that even Gogol couldn’t dream up.
The poor are specifically marketed high-interest loans that are beyond their ability to pay.