I do not understand this whole line of thought in the last few months that the Trump phenomenon is the end of the Republican Party. Michael Cohen writes an obituary for the GOP: At one point, the Repu
On March 20, 1854, the Republican Party was founded at a meeting in Ripon, Wisconsin. Ideas of labor, both free and slave, were central to Republican Party ideology and would have massive implications
I’ll have more to say about Corey Robin’s assessment of Scalia in The Reactionary Mind soon. In the meantime, this insight (p.25) made me think of Newt’s recent radical attacks o
If there’s a choice to be made between reducing grotesquely high unemployment and doing nothing in order to improve our political fortunes, the Federal Reserve must do the latter.