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A once-sleepy population of artists and their fans has emerged as a loud and active proponent of political change.
OK, I tried to watch the Republican convention on TV--I really did--but the early rounds of the US Open were playing seductively on ESPN.
Three years after 9/11.
TIM RUSSERT: But, Senator, when you testified before the Senate, you talked about some of the hearings you had observed at the Winter Soldiers meeting, and you said that peop
Labor Day has never been a very inspiring holiday, established as it was by late-nineteenth-century union bosses as a homegrown alternative to May Day, which was viewed as having uncomfortably le
Being a gay or lesbian Republican isn't easy. Social conservatives condemn your "homosexual lifestyle," while your friends (and lovers) on the left see you as part of the antigay problem.
This article draws on reporting by Eyal Press, Esther Kaplan and Katha Pollitt.
More than a thousand days have passed since September 11, 2001, yet the wounds are still raw.
"If Vice President Cheney were here, he'd tell you all to go fuck yourself!"
"I am angry that so many sons of the powerful and well placed...managed to wangle slots in Reserve and National Guard units." --Colin Powell on the Vietnam War, in My American Journey