Politics

Socking It to the States Socking It to the States

Sentient observers know that American state and local governments face a historic crisis--that they are cutting vital services and raising taxes, mainly on those already most s...

May 22, 2003 / Feature / James K. Galbraith

Taking It to the States Taking It to the States

Important battles are being waged--and won--far beyond the Beltway.

May 22, 2003 / Feature / John Nichols

Thoughts of Those Who Served in George W. Bush’s Air National Guard Unit Thoughts of Those Who Served in George W. Bush’s Air National Guard Unit

When he lands on the deck in his flight suit To impress all the sailors he's greeting, It looks grand, but there's one thing we're thinking:

May 22, 2003 / Column / Calvin Trillin

Building to Win Building to Win

These are dog days for Democrats. The top-gun President continues to ride high in the polls, despite the chaos in Iraq.

May 22, 2003 / Editorial / Robert L. Borosage

We Are the Patriots We Are the Patriots

Americans who oppose the Cheney-Bush junta demonstrate sanity, not cowardice.

May 15, 2003 / Books & the Arts / Gore Vidal

Bah, Humbug Bah, Humbug

I wish it had been sex, maybe some of that hot "man on dog" action that Senator Rick Santorum is so keen on chatting about. But let me not be picky.

May 15, 2003 / Column / Katha Pollitt

And the Poor Pay Taxes… And the Poor Pay Taxes…

Just in case you didn't have a clue who George W.

May 15, 2003 / Editorial / Roy Ulrich

The Judiciary Wars The Judiciary Wars

Senate Democrats, who were so divided on the war and tax cuts, are holding together impressively to stop the Worst of the Worst of President Bush's judicial nominees.

May 15, 2003 / Editorial / Jack Newfield

FCC: Public Be Damned FCC: Public Be Damned

John Nichols and Robert W. McChesney are founders of the media-reform network Free Press, one of the groups named in this article.

May 15, 2003 / Editorial / John Nichols and Robert W. McChesney

Left Coast Notes Left Coast Notes

Several staggered rows of grayish papier-mâum;ché headstones have sprouted on the grassy quad of Santa Monica College--the crown jewel of Southern California's once e...

May 9, 2003 / Feature / Marc Cooper

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