Stories by Evan McMurry

Evan McMurry is a political editor at Mediaite, interviews editor at Newfound: An Inquiry of Place, a regular reviewer at Bookslut, and the founding editor of A Flea In The Fur of the Beast. Find him on Twitter or contact him at evanmcmurry@yahoo.com.  subscribe to Evan McMurry's feed

Posted on: Sep 3, 2014, Source: AlterNet

They were so lofty about others’ behavior -- only to be caught in the pettiest of their own sins.

Posted on: Aug 20, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Conservative media wasted no time making racist, imbecilic comments about Ferguson.

Posted on: Jul 16, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Exhibit A: Conservative radio host worries that the idea of a gay-themed Burger King Whopper could spread.

Posted on: Jun 23, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Specters of concentration camps have started turning up everywhere some conservatives look, from climate change resolutions to census forms to job postings.

Posted on: Jun 6, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The GOP has some interesting theories, like the weaponization of AIDS to doom heterosexual culture.

Posted on: May 28, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, OKs a resolution that makes it illegal for homeless people to own possessions.

Posted on: Apr 2, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Fail to see the link between autism, tornados and gay marriage? Let the Christian Right help you out.

Posted on: Mar 12, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The emergence of Internet porn has re-occasioned a moral freakout over masturbation.

Posted on: Feb 27, 2014, Source: AlterNet

They can't seem to stop blurting out absurdities.

Posted on: Feb 7, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Several politicians have decided the GOP is too extreme, too intolerant and too cringe-inducing to bother with.

Posted on: Oct 10, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Secessionist movements have grown from the same root: a small, culturally homogenous, and conservative rural population that feels ignored.

Posted on: Jun 20, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Masturbating fetuses is just the start. From trees causing global warming to fetuses in your Pepsi, here are some of the battiest things Republicans have said about science.

Posted on: Jun 12, 2013, Source: AlterNet

They may not know what they're talking about, but they have strong opinions nonetheless.