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Ana Marie Cox is political columnist for the Guardian US.
5 Things the U.S. Can Actually Do Instead of Complaining About the New Iraq War
Posted on: Aug 13, 2014, Source: The Guardian
The air strikes are happening—let’s hold Obama and his military accountable.
Will the Green Goop in Toledo's Water Be the End of GOP Anti-Environmentalism?
Posted on: Aug 5, 2014, Source: The Guardian
Maybe...but Republicans first have to acknowledge that there’s a problem to be solved.
GOP Self-Destruction Complete: Millennials Officially Hate Conservatives
Posted on: Jul 14, 2014, Source: The Guardian
The backlash machine has finally, completely backfired.
The Real Reason Gun Control Is Failing
Posted on: Jul 9, 2014, Source: The Guardian
Americans don't seem to get that all guns are death waiting to happen.
Congratulations, David Brat: Your Win over Eric Cantor is Totally Meaningless
Posted on: Jun 11, 2014, Source: The Guardian
Beating a House Majority Leader for the first time in 115 years doesn't mean Washington needs to hail the conquering Tea Party hero...even if it already has.
The NRA Has Declared War on America
Posted on: Apr 28, 2014, Source: The Guardian
Wayne LaPierre and Co. want you to pay the ultimate price for your freedom.
The Pelosi Porn Strategy: Insane GOP Turns to "Outside" Artist to Demean Women
Posted on: Apr 8, 2014, Source: The Guardian
How low can the Republicans go in their attacks on women?
Prison Reform Is a Bipartisan Issue Now. Why Does the GOP Still Need to 'Win'?
Posted on: Mar 18, 2014, Source: The Guardian
Smarter sentencing. Fewer people in jail. Fewer people dying. See? Sometimes Limited Government can be a good thing.
Paul Ryan's 'Inner City' Comment Might Mean He's Racist, But He Sure is Classist
Posted on: Mar 14, 2014, Source: The Guardian
Does he think black people are lazy? He definitely thinks poor people are. And laws reinforce lawmakers with logic like that.
The GOP Doesn't Just Have a Woman Problem, it Doesn't Understand Women
Posted on: Mar 10, 2014, Source: The Guardian
They're trying, but Republicans have backed themselves into a corner when it comes to gender.
A Lot of Govt. Surveillance Is Just Copied from Online Marketing Techniques Designed to Predict Our Behavior
Posted on: Jan 20, 2014, Source: The Guardian
Are government or private businesses the bigger threat to abuse our private information?
A Man Was Shot for Texting at a Movie -- This Isn't an Anomaly in America
Posted on: Jan 16, 2014, Source: The Guardian
You keep a gun out of an argument, you will save lives. Thousands are killed in the US because quarrels escalate fatally.
Why That West Virginia Chemical Spill Is Likely a Bigger Scandal Than Bridgegate
Posted on: Jan 13, 2014, Source: The Guardian
Sadly, the West Virginia spill just isn't as interesting for the media and public as the Chris Christie revenge conspiracy. It should be.
Marco Rubio's Laughable Speech on GOP Ideas to End Poverty
Posted on: Jan 9, 2014, Source: The Guardian
The Florida Senator is no 'Republican Obama,' he's a Latino Rick Santorum.
Now He Wants 15-Year-Old Child Brides? How Phil Robertson Embodies What's Wrong with the Christian Right
Posted on: Jan 2, 2014, Source: The Guardian
We already knew he was racist and homophobic. Now it emerges that he thinks girls should marry at 15 or 16.
Why Do Americans Care More About the Government Taking Our Guns Than Our Data?
Posted on: Dec 18, 2013, Source: The Guardian
Our elected official's inertia on privacy issues comes from the fact that there's no money – and few votes – in civil rights.
On 3D Guns, Congress Proves Yet Again How Scared It is of the Gun Lobby
Posted on: Dec 12, 2013, Source: The Guardian
The only reason to want a 3D printed gun is to threaten security—but Congress failed to ban them.
Remember All Those Obamacare Horror Stories? Not Looking So Bad Now
Posted on: Dec 4, 2013, Source: The Guardian
In the absence of facts, conservative media just made things up to fit their narrative.
Hate -- A Cheney Family Value
Posted on: Nov 19, 2013, Source: The Guardian
As Liz Cheney tries to appear as conservative as possible to get elected in Wyoming, her family again denigrates gay sister Mary.
Dick Cheney is a One-man Zombie Apocalypse
Posted on: Oct 31, 2013, Source: The Guardian
The former VP has returned from the shadows – weirdly, to court the Tea Party for daughter Liz's Senate run. Happy Halloween!
Unless You're a Very Healthy Rich Person Who Lives in a Cave, the Government Shutdown Affects You
Posted on: Oct 4, 2013, Source: The Guardian
And it should make you mad.
Dear NRA, Are You Really Going to Tell Me 'Guns Don't Kill Children, Children Kill Children'?
Posted on: Sep 11, 2013, Source: The Guardian
Startling statistics reveal the deadly and tragic consequences of America's infatuation with firearms.
Grading Obama's New Higher Education Proposal: Incomplete
Posted on: Aug 29, 2013, Source: The Guardian
Obama proposes a new federal ranking system for colleges. But this will only change the way we score the competition, it won't change what colleges are competing for: loan dollars
Why Are Liberals Like Hillary Clinton and Elizabeth Warren So Quiet About Snowden's Astounding NSA Revelations?
Posted on: Aug 3, 2013, Source: The Guardian
t's not about Obama or party loyalty. It's about the reality that public opinion on privacy versus security can change quickly.
Wendy Davis Showed Texas' GOP Boys How to Respect Women
Posted on: Jun 26, 2013, Source: The Guardian
'Unruly gals' like Davis are responsible for nearly everything good in Texas, including stopping the latest abortion ban.
GOP Belief in Fox News Fantasies Could Make the Party Irrelevant
Posted on: Nov 20, 2012, Source: Comment Is Free
Republicans' future hangs on whether they prefers the 'conservative entertainment complex' to reality.
Why Is Rick Santorum Obsessed With Your Sex Life?
Posted on: Feb 19, 2012, Source: Comment Is Free
Most Republicans like to talk about contraception and sexuality without actually talking about sex. Santorum seems to revel in it--and it freaks the GOP out.
Hail the Hipublicans
Posted on: Apr 15, 2004, Source: In These Times
Media coverage of so-called 'cool conservatives' reveals a disturbing inability to differentiate between politics and style.
Donald's Wannabe Slaves
Posted on: Feb 17, 2004, Source: In These Times
'The Apprentice,' a show that asks us to root for someone to lose his or her job, has found an audience in the midst of a jobless economic recovery.
Fool Us Once, Fool Us Twice
Posted on: Jan 6, 2004, Source: In These Times
While superficially compelling, 'Shattered Glass' fails to show why the tarnished New Republic writer’s deceptions matter.
The Liberal Media Strike Again
Posted on: Dec 15, 2002, Source: In These Times
Circular debates about liberal bias obscures the broader effects of media consolidation, which promotes pro-business coverage at the expense of diversity.
Do's and Don'ts on the Campaign Trail
Posted on: Jul 17, 2002, Source: In These Times
More women are winning elections but that doesn't mean it's easy to be a female candidate.
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