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Last month, I reluctantly joined the Anybody But Bush camp. It was "Bush in a Box" that finally got me, a gag gift my brother gave my father on his sixty-sixth birthday.
Can someone win the presidency entirely on the basis of a negative asset?
It says something about the iron grip of the culture wars on our politics that no less a liberal than John Kerry--with his 100 percent ratings from NARAL, Human Rights Campaign, the AFL-CIO and t
"During the Vietnam War, many young men, including the current President, the Vice President and me, could have gone to Vietnam and didn't. John Kerry came from a privileged background.
When organizers were planning the Boston Social Forum, they envisioned a gathering that would counter the Democratic National Convention in every way.
Everyone agrees. The story is that there is no story. The candidates have already been chosen. The platform has been written to avoid controversy.
The Democratic platform approved this week by convention delegates in Boston contains strong language regarding the party's commitment to protect the right of Americans to vote--and have their vo
If another world is possible, what will that world look like?
A blueprint for a progressive patriotism.
Areas of the nation's capital were in ruins as protests continued against a bill that would revive the military draft, but only for neoconservatives.