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An unreliable anthropologist of traditional societies is a no less dubious diagnostician of the contemporary world.
Prophecies of government tyranny, financial meltdown and violent anarchy featured on Doomsday Preppers are being absorbed into contemporary conservatism.
Reagan's former budget director's outrage over crony capitalism and bank bailouts is right on, but the pundits don't like it.
At the same time that Brooklyn residents poured into the streets over the killing of Kimani Gray, NYPD officers took the stand to describe the department's racist tactics.
Deride the NRA's spokesman all you want, but his group is close to gutting gun control legislation in Congress.
Decades of work to change rape laws has done little to change culture.
Collecting DNA upon arrest can identify the guilty and exonerate the innocent. But it also amounts to an expanding racial dragnet.
For more than three decades, he was perhaps the most prominent establishment voice for the antiwar, human rights and civil rights movements.
Sooner or later, marriage equality will win. What happens to marriage then?
The NSA Four reveal how a toxic mix of cronyism and fraud blinded the agency before 9/11.