All Stories
elizabeth-warren

Bartering from the shadows: Why the Trans-Pacific Partnership is bad news

Facebook Tweet Reddit
If we heard more about the Trans-Pacific Partnership, we almost certainly wouldn’t like it.
marijuana money

It’s time to legalize marijuana

Facebook Tweet Reddit
There aren’t any good reasons to keep it illegal, but there are a lot of good reasons not to.
Jeb-Bush

Jeb Bush: I would have invaded Iraq

Facebook Tweet Reddit
If you’re going to be tied to George W. Bush anyway, you might as well own it.
BREAKING: Osama Bin Laden is dead

Seymour Hersh: Obama lied about bin Laden raid

Facebook Tweet Reddit
A new report disputes nearly everything President Obama and his administration have said about the raid.
Happiness, via Shutterstock

Are liberals happier than conservatives? It depends.

Facebook Tweet Reddit
An experiment is only as valid as its design and participants.
The Wall Street Journal, via Gil C / Shutterstock.com

The presidential turnoff that The Wall Street Journal forgot to ask about

Facebook Tweet Reddit
In asking about voters’ political turn-offs, a recent survey left off the biggest political aversion of all.
jtravolta

Scientology sure sounds a lot like the surveillance state

Facebook Tweet Reddit
Scientology is an absurd and coercive con, but we all give in to our own oppressors.
book of mormon mormons

Mormon Sunday school teacher fired for citing official Mormon website on race

Facebook Tweet Reddit
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints has a dodgy past when it comes to race. According to the Book of Mormon, people with dark skinĀ are the descendants of the Lamanites, ...
Congressman Mark Pocan, via Creative Commons

Representative Mark Pocan: A diamond in the congressional rough

Facebook Tweet Reddit
Not all members of Congress are awful.
Doctor and gun via Shutterstock

American medical organizations agree: It’s time for modest gun restrictions

Facebook Tweet Reddit
Gun safety is a public health issue.
Jacob and Anthony's cake (Screenshot via Teen Vogue / YouTube)

Local Wal-Mart refuses to write “gay” on prom-posal cake

Facebook Tweet Reddit
America may be ready for marriage equality before it’s ready for cake equality.
American Sniper, via Creative Commons

American Sniper, back in the crosshairs of controversy

Facebook Tweet Reddit
Clint Eastwood’s blockbuster reprises problems with the “Western” genre of moviemaking.
Protestors in Ferguson, via Creative Commons

Institutional racism by the numbers

Facebook Tweet Reddit
The question isn’t whether racism is embedded in American society. The question is the extent to which it is.
© 2015 AMERICAblog News. All rights reserved. · Entries RSS