October 2, 2021 | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Our addiction to polling, myth of ‘liberal bias,’ Proud Boys as public enemy, Biden’s Great Society, plus John Stoehr’s week

The weekend edition of the Editorial Board.

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Welcome to the weekend edition of the Editorial Board, where you will find a roundup of everything produced over the last week by our amazing stable of writers.

This week featured me, too. Here’s what you may have missed. (Reminder: I send my stuff out every weekday around lunchtime. There is no paywall for my stuff. This is an effort by the Editorial Board to rebuild the public square and the common good. Contributions to the Editorial Board from other writers are behind a pay wall.)

• October 1, 2021
Senate candidate JD Vance is describing how the Republicans have changed. Are we listening? Read more

• September 30, 2021
To fight fascism, fight the people paying for it. That means raising taxes higher, much higher, on the very obscenely rich Read more

• September 29, 2021
Vaccine holdouts are caving. Lesson for liberals? Respond to authoritarianism with force Read more

• September 28, 2021
Voting against the full faith and credit of the United States is what you’d expect from the party of political sabotage Read more

• September 27, 2021
Do the Democrats have the incentive to attack not only the court’s conservatives but the court’s legitimacy? It seems so Read more


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Here’s the weekend edition …

September 30, 2021

Magdi Semrau: Joe Biden’s plan will transform America the way the Great Society did. Here’s 3 ways journalists fail to tell the story

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September 30, 2021

Rod Graham: Tired of conservatives accusing college professors of pushing their ‘liberal bias’? This is the slapback you’ve been waiting for

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September 29, 2021

Richard Sudan: Why isn’t the full force of the US government being brought down on the Proud Boys? Democracy and freedom demand it

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September 29, 2021

Matt Robison: Why we can’t quit polling

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John Stoehr is the editor of the Editorial Board. He writes the daily edition. Find him @johnastoehr.

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