Congress 'Concerned' About Military Retirees' Foreign Employment

Shockingly, the Defense Department doesn't keep up with former employees.

Ukraine Striking Into Russia

A welcome development in a long and bloody war.

A Meme For Monday

The launch of a new feature... featuring Drake!

GOP Continues to Fail the Test

The response to extreme rhetoric from Trump is producing the some old responses.

Trumps's Rhetoric and the GOP's Test

Spoiler alert: the GOP has already failed this test multiple times.

The Deterioration and Death of Old Media

Headline News Network is shuttering after four decades.

More Alaskan Politics

And thoughts on party systems more generally.

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Biden and Congress Stop Rail Strike

Washington has imposed a contract that workers rejected.

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Democrats Radically Overhaul Presidential Primaries

The idiocy of Iowa and New Hampshire having outsized influence on who is elected President may be ending.

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Saturday's Forum

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Tabs for Friday

Because I really do need to close some of these tabs.

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Minority Rule Isn't a Myth

The will of the majority can prevail even in a skewed system.

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A Photo for Friday

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Friday's Forum

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Raymond Pritchett, 1975-2022

Galrahn is gone much too soon.

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Everybody Needs Some Elbow Room!

A memory of pop culture and its linkage to broader myths about America.

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Welcome to December Forum

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Oath Keeper Founder Guilty of 'Seditious Conspiracy'

A watershed moment in the prosecutions of the Capitol Rioters.

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Bipartisan Bill Protects Same-Sex and Interracial Marriages

Congress is poised to legislate protections previously mandated by the courts.

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Podcast Recommendation

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Last Day of November Forum

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Germany Open for Immigration

The times they are a changing.

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Garland, Trump, and the Impossibility of Apolitical Politics

The Attorney General can't please everyone, so he's got to please himself.

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Tuesday's Forum

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Mass Protests Across China

Anger over COVID lockdowns has activated myriad frustrations.

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Monday Morning Tabs

Some links to peruse.

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Why So Many Die on American Roads

Traffic deaths are going down in most of the world. Not here.

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Monday's Forum

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The 2024 Democratic Primary Calendar Debate

Democrats meet this week to set the 2024 primary calendar.

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Why Biden Won't Be Primaried

Democratic politicians are lining up behind the octogenarian President.

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