Post Archive

June 2016

News media coverage of terrorism exaggerates true threat to Americans

Our judgments about what we call terrorism are subjective, usually political and usually irrational.

He won’t raise money??!!

Racism, sexism, bullying—no big deal. But stiffing the Campaign-Industrial Complex? Now The Donald’s got a problem.

File photo: Graduates in gown and caps celebrate their graduation. (Photo by Jens Schlueter/Getty Images)

Hold on to your high hopes new graduates, the first votes you make this year could end up being the most important.

Plaintiff Jim Obergefell holds a photo of his late husband John Arthur as he speaks to members of the media after the U.S. Supreme Court handed down a ruling regarding same-sex marriage June 26, 2015 outside the Supreme Court in Washington, DC. The high court ruled that same-sex couples have the right to marry in all 50 states. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

A conversation with Jim Obergefell about his new book and the road to marriage equality.

On South Orange Avenue down the street from Pulse Nightclub on June 13, 2016 in Orlando, Florida. The shooting at Pulse Nightclub, which killed 50 people and injured 53, is the worst mass-shooting event in American history. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
Orlando (did not want to provide his last name) (2nd L) who was injured in the mass shooting at the Pulse Nightclub attends a memorial service at the Joy MCC Church for the victims of the terror attack where Omar Mateen allegedly killed more than 50 people on June 12, 2016 in Orlando, Florida. The mass shooting killed at least 50 people and injuring 53 others in what is the deadliest mass shooting in the country's history. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

We permit massive gun violence in the name of Second Amendment ideology.

Presumptive Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump waves to the crowd after speaking at the Faith and Freedom Forum Coalition's "Road to Majority" conference on June 10, 2016 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Despite wooing from The Donald, many Christians remain unconvinced of Trump’s faith and motives.

Hillary’s on the Yellow Brick Road and needs us Munchkins

And we need for her to melt the Wicked Warlock of Trump

Make conventions great again

Will Philadelphia be full of surprise, drama and who knows what else?

No one gets Trump’s respect but Trump

Judge in Trump U. case risked life as a prosecutor, no hero to Trump

Trump is a political superbug