This Is No Time for Liberals to Give Up on Israel

Because of Netanyahu's bellicosity—and Republican support for it—it's now possible in Washington to argue about Israel. With so much at stake, liberals must.

The GOP's 2016 Demographic Challenge Is Even Worse Than You Thought

Is it going to take a miracle for the Republican nominee to win the electoral college?

The Bush Doctrine Lives

Almost all the GOP presidential candidates will embrace it in one way or another, even those not named Bush.

Torn Between Two Presidents

A fair accounting seems to put Clinton far behind Obama when it comes to accomplishing liberal goals.

Are Jews Doomed to Lose the War on Jewish Christmas?

Reports from the battlefied are not encouraging.

Today's Cyborg News

A double-amputee controls his prosthetic arms using only his brain.

More Disturbing Revelations About the CIA Torture Program

Where everybody's lying to themselves and failure is rewarded.

Why the Cuba Issue Will Not Help Marco Rubio Become President

He's become the GOP's chief spokesperson on the issue. Here's why that does him no good.

Barack Obama, Set Free

The normalization of relations with Cuba is another sign that he isn't going to let these last two years go to waste.

Is Barack Obama's Revival On the Way?

Why 55 percent approval could be the new standard of presidential success.

Has the GOP Become the Pro-Torture Party?

Elite conservatives are all arguing for torture, and the rank-and-file may be following along.

Here's a Bargain Republicans and Democrats Could Make on Obamacare

Both sides could gain something important, and not lose very much.

Progressives Just Lost a Fight On the Budget. So Why Are They So Happy?

Some feel the coming of a resurgent left.

The War On Terror Encapsulated In One Case

Incredibly, the torture advocates still claim that Jose Padilla's case justifies the barbarism the Bush administration embraced.

Did Democrats Get Hosed on the Budget Bill?

There were a whole lot of goodies thrown in for Republicans, but not much for Democrats.