Military Justice Reform Watered Down

The Pentagon brass have defeated a supermajority coalition in Congress.

Bob Dole, 1923-2021

The longtime Senator and Vice Presidential and Presidential nominee is gone at 98.

Biden and Putin to Talk Ukraine

Russia may invade Ukraine again. The United States would prefer otherwise.

US Sanctions Compounding Afghan Crisis

Children are starving and it's partly our fault.

Nobody Watches Cable News

A media critic argues we pay outsized attention to the goings-on at Fox, MSNBC, and CNN.

The Phony-Tough and Crazy-Brave

Violence, masculinity, and American politics.

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A Photo for Friday

"The Old Roundhouse"

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Friday's Forum

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A Republic, not a Constitutional Monarchy

Barbados provides an illustration of a frequently misunderstood concept.

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The Politics of Abortion

What happens if the Supreme Court overturns Roe v Wade?

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Thursday's Forum

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SCOTUS Could Overturn Roe

Oral arguments on the biggest abortion case in decades will be heard today.

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December's 1st Forum

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Tuesday MorningTabs

Gotta clear them all.

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President Joe Biden delivers remarks on ending the war in Afghanistan, Tuesday, August 31, 2021, in front of the Cross Hall of the White House. (Official White House Photo by Adam Schultz) President Joe Biden delivers remarks on ending the war in Afghanistan, Tuesday, August 31, 2021, in front of the Cross Hall of the White House. (Official White House Photo by Adam Schultz)

Can Joe Biden Save Christmas?

There will be two chickens in every pot this holiday season. Maybe three.

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Defense Bill Stalled Over Amendments

Every now and again, it's not Mitch McConnell's fault.

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Tuesday's Forum

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Esper Suing DoD Over Book Redactions

Trump's last Secretary of Defense is being stymied by preclearance review.

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French Battle Wokisme

The language is going to iel in a handcart.

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Monday's Forum

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Trump, Electoral Fraud Lies, and the Primaries

Our system and the shaping of the GOP's future.

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Sunday's Forum

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Unsurprising Headline is Unsurprising

Yet again, Mike Lindell show what a fraud he is.

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10 Years On

Kimberly Webb Joyner, my first wife and the mother of my children, has been gone a decade.

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Omicron Cometh

Yet another COVID-19 strain has emerged.

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Saturday's Forum

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Hezbollah in Latin America! (Part Gazillion)

A possible murder plot in Colombia embedded into a problematic multi-decade narrative.

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Some Good Jobs News

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A Photo for Friday

"A Walk in Portland"

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