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This Chart Blows Up the Myth of the Welfare Queen

The “Welfare Queen” Doesn’t Exist

Here's a useful graph to keep handy for the next time Fox News airs a…

Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio, Rand Paul

Race and the GOP

With this week marking the 58th anniversary of the Montgomery Bus Boycott, much has rightly…

Can Science Help You Understand a Conservative’s Way of Thinking?

A growing body of research suggests that we are a nation divided not only by…

Who’s Whiter and Richer than the GOP? Libertarians

You could call it the wealthy White fratboy wing of the GOP. Or perhaps its…

Frederick Douglass: New Tea Party hero?!

Meet the New Hero of the Tea Party: Frederick Douglass

Last week, Frederick Douglass — who escaped slavery at 20 years old and whose words…

Republican National Convention in Tampa

GOP: Not Done Race-Baiting Just Yet!

You, unsuspecting citizen, probably take the view that the Republican Party is too White. It’s…

Bishop E.W. Jackson

Virginia’s New Conservative Star

After years lurking on the fringes of the social conservative movement, expect to start hearing…

Rand Paul Speaks at Howard

The GOP outreach for Black voters saga continues. Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) delivered a speech…

Tea Party Leader Blames Racism on Party’s Demise

Phil Russo, a libertarian-leaning, self-described “Goldwater Republican,” was one of the earliest supporters of the tea party.…

75 Republicans Sign On to Gay-Marriage Push

Some Republicans Come Out in Support of Gay Marriage

At least 75 prominent Republicans, including two sitting members of Congress, will file a brief with the…