In a new book, Chicago historian and Nation writer Rick Perlstein continues to chart America’s rightward shift.
Condoleeza Rice and Orval Faubus, a match made in history if not in heaven.
Opposing the Iraq fiasco isn’t defeatism, it’s “very aggressive” — a right-wing spokesperson says so.
Who are honest conservatives? Brad DeLong names names.
Conservatives are running out of places to hide from their deeds.
On many social issues, today’s Republicans are more liberal than the average Democrat was 20 years ago.
Dick Cheney really is nuts–and historian Richard Hofstadter nailed him back in 1964.
Reagan and Gingrich were no libertarians. If they had been, they would have wound up where Barry Goldwater did.
Islam turned away from science-based thinking in the 1100s. Don’t think it couldn’t happen here tomorrow.
Christianity’s bellicose history.
When it comes to women bashing there’s no clash of civilizations.
A conservative curmudgeon gets conned.
Leading conservatives are no longer reasonable people with non-liberal opinions.
Deepak Chopra gets genetics wrong, and why liberal arts colleges make for more muscular conservatives.
Big business and common sense take on political fundamentalism.