Ronald Reagan

American democracy is fragile. Will white liberals step up?

By Elwood Watson / June 15, 2022 /

Given our history, the odds aren’t good.

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Most pundits believe history repeats itself. It doesn’t

By John Stoehr / May 24, 2022 /

When it comes to the midterms, keep your own counsel.

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Orrin Hatch, champion of revanchist values and father of judicial extremism, is dead

By Erik Loomis / April 24, 2022 /

For all his work in making the nation worse, Donald Trump presented Hatch with the Presidential Medal of Freedom that year. 

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What is ‘the good life’ in the United States and what can we do as a republic to make it real?

By John Stoehr / February 14, 2022 /

Reviving a “philosophical tendency.”

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Federalism is the source of fascism, American-style

By John Stoehr / January 31, 2022 /

The tyranny of the minority is baked into the system.

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Anti-tax is anti-democracy

By John Stoehr / October 28, 2021 /

Joe Manchin has one foot in two worlds.

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His life made the world worse

By Erik Loomis / October 18, 2021 /

Colin Powell, 1937-2021.

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