Nation Topics - Conservatives and the American Right
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From Senate races to state and city referendums, Americans made clear they wanted to limit the corrupting power of corporate money.
The Romney campaign’s self-delusion was only possible because of its MSM enablers.
The Republican ticket’s reactionary conservation policies would sell off America’s “crown jewels.”
What Romney may privately believe is far less important than the bargains he has made with the far-right Christian base of his party.
The realization that markets need government saved capitalism after World War II.
The wing-nuttery’s gaybaiting is not just a fringe phenomenon—it’s part of an old Republican tradition of macho posturing against Democrats.
A new attorney general in Pennsylvania could launch a real investigation into the diversion of charitable resources to luxury golf and Republican politics.
A former voter ID supporter realizes the real racial motive behind supposedly “common sense” reforms.
An important court decision stayed the GOP’s voter-suppression scheme in Pennsylvania. But that battle, and others like it across the nation, is only just beginning.
We dismiss the anti-intellectualism of the right at our own peril.