Nation Topics - Conservatives and the American Right
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How a former attorney at the U.S. Justice Department, former RAND analyst, and former Republican came to join the reality-based community.
Why has brazen lying become intrinsic to GOP strategy? Because the party’s actual agenda is so unpopular, so unworkable and so dangerous.
Let’s at least set the record straight.
“Diversity” today marks a shift from equal opportunities to photo opportunities; institutions look different but they operate in exactly the same way.
Has Hurricane Isaac taught Bobby Jindal that in the face of natural disaster, small government is no help?
The nation’s top business lobby has built up a huge war chest for conservatives. But has it crossed the legal line?
At the RNC, Nation reporters find a hard-right party that’s cozy with lobbyists and interested in dealing with major storms only when they threaten their convention.
What's the matter with them? Do they have Stockholm syndrome?
Plugged into the framework of far right organizations, True the Vote has “empowered” a zealous group hellbent on intimidating would-be voters.
The jobs are gone in his hometown, but he’s sitting pretty in his mansion on the hill, a perfect metaphor for what a Romney-Ryan America would be like.