What We’ll Tolerate, And What We Won’t

Milo Yiannopoulos didn’t get his book deal canceled for his bigotry…


“Fake News” and the Limits of Fact-Checking

Fighting for truth requires more than just pouncing on Trump…


Democrats Need a Coherent and Powerful Message

Clinton’s communications director demonstrates how Democrats shouldn’t communicate…


The Sanders/Cruz Debate Was The Best Political TV in Ages

Last night was a glimpse of what tolerable political media could look like…


If Your Party Doesn’t Appeal To Young People, It Will Wither And Die

If Democrats fail to address millennials’ economic concerns, they will continue to flounder…


The Rule Of Law Is Overrated

Is it ethical to send people you know to prison for immigration violations? Only if you look to the law for moral guidance.


Getting Away With It

Trump, Cosby, O’Reilly: How predators, harassers, and abusers maintain their power and get victims to keep their mouths shut…


Please Can We Not Have A Rally About Trump’s Tax Returns

On the difference between “#TheResistance” and actual resistance…


Beware The Job Creators

People need jobs. But some jobs shouldn’t exist.


It Matters, Yes, But How Much?

Are Putin and the DNC leaks worth our attention? Sure. Are they our number one priority now? Probably not.


Why You Should Never, Ever Listen To Nate Silver

Part I of our “How The Press Failed You” Series…


Bad Ways To Criticize Trump

Progressives need to focus their critiques on issues that actually matter to people…


The Necessity of Credibility

Ridding ourselves of fake news requires having media outlets that are actually worth listening to…


Why Is “The Decimation of Public Schools” A Bad Thing?

It’s not enough to simply declare that vouchers and charters are bad…


The Climate Change Problem

If progressives think it’s a serious threat to humanity, why don’t they act like it?


What This Means, How This Happened, What To Do Now

Dealing with the election of Donald Trump


Explaining It All To You

The persistence of Vox…


What The Clintons Did To Haiti

Their actions in the country were shameful and shouldn’t be defended…


Incentives and Price Gouging

Does price gouging create incentives to increase supply? Sure, but that doesn’t mean that children won’t die unnecessarily.


Do Economists Actually Know What Money Is?

Greg Mankiw thinks Hamilton scalpers are fantastic. Of course he does. He’s rich.