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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…

The right’s Confederate flag conspiracy theories

Democrats Blamed for Man Holding Confederate Flag Outside of White House

While Sunday’s protest rally against the closure of Washington, D.C.’s WWII memorial was seen as…

Ted Cruz & Co. Rally in DC, Tell Obama to “Put the Quran Down”

GOP Rally Tells President Obama to “Put Down the Quran”

Billed as the “Million Vet March on the Memorials,” only thousands of people actually showed…

[THE WEEKLY READ] Dear John Boehner

Dear John Boehner: Oh, orange-colored man with the yellow belly, aren’t you tired? You may…

Race is Responsible for Obama’s Lack of Popularity in the South

The Confederacy was a government founded on the preservation and expansion of slavery and White…

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…

The (Acting) IRS Chief Resigns

IRS Head Resigns

President Obama announced this evening that Steven Miller will resign as acting commissioner of the…

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.…

Newark Mayor Cory Booker

POLITICS AS (UN)USUAL:This Week in Politics

A look at the political week that was… The Tea Party’s favorite Senator Jim DeMint…

Republican Rep. Allen West

Allen West Won’t Concede Fla. Congressional Race

Conservative Republican Rep. Allen West is still fighting for votes two days after Election Day.…