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  • CA Gov. Newsom Announces Ban On All Gas-Powered Cars By 2035

    CA Gov. Newsom Announces Ban On All Gas-Powered Cars By 2035 Tyler Durden Wed, 09/23/2020 – 13:47 Last week saw California plunged into red-darkness during the day amid raging wildfires, and Governor Newsom decreed that: “The debate is over, around climate change… This is a…
  • Is This Really the End of Abortion?

    Friday was a perfect early-autumn evening in Washington, D.C., less than 50 days away from the election. Marjorie Dannenfelser, the head of the Susan B. Anthony List, arguably the most powerful anti-abortion group in Washington, had wrapped up her day on Capitol Hill. She and…
  • Can Democrats Stop the Nomination?

    Anyone confidently predicting one way or another whether Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell can seat a new justice on the Supreme Court is blustering. Here is the only thing that’s certain: The coming fight will not be resolved by principle—no matter how senators talk or…
  • Trump Is a Feudal Lord

    The Trump administration named New York City, Seattle, and Portland, Oregon, “anarchist jurisdictions” on Sunday, threatening to slash federal funding due to protests against police brutality and property damage. The announcement built on an earlier order that accused several cities of “permitting anarchy, violence, and…
  • RBG’s Greatest Insight

    Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s time on the Court was often characterized as a pitched battle between the principles of equality and individual liberty. Conservative majorities have tended to elevate individual autonomy rights over equal treatment and equal opportunity in our politics, our workplaces, and our…
  • Is This How Biden Blows It?

    Last weekend, Philippe Reines walked over to Ron Klain’s house in Washington, D.C., to hand off his Donald Trump outfit: the suit, the shoes with the lifts, the shirt, the long red tie, the cufflinks. Just in case. When the former Hillary Clinton aide stored…
  • The Immigrants Who Created New Possibilities

    Of the many questions at stake in this fall’s election, one of the less obvious is this: Will the United States remain a country where someone like Barack Obama or Kamala Harris—a person of color with immigrant parents—is likely to be born? The answer depends,…
  • What Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Death Means for America

    A furious battle over a Supreme Court vacancy is arguably the last thing the United States needed right now. The death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg today represents a devastating loss for feminists who held up the 87-year-old as an icon of women’s rights, and…
  • Man Arrested After Allegedly Attacking Three Female Trump Supporters

    A 33-year-old Postal Service worker was arrested after allegedly striking three women during a pro-President Donald Trump rally in California this week. According to jail records, Alvin Gary Shaw, a black male, was booked on Wednesday before being released Thursday after posting bond. Witnesses told…
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