Joseph Daniel Ura, Sean M. Theriault
Tech savvy activists bursting with new ideas can change electioneering just as surely as the GameStop Redditors have changed investing.
If you’d asked me to identify which major European country was seeing powerful intellectual and political forces attacking woke racial ideology and the American campuses pushing it, I would have guessed Poland or Russia. Nope, It’s a coun
With oral arguments in the Senate impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump scheduled to start Tuesday, senators face key strategy decisions.
Parents are condemning the politicization of school reopenings simply because "Trump said open schools, so we must keep them closed at all costs."
"As society has become increasingly polarized, politicians' objectives diverge and their animosity toward the opposition grows."
The astronomical event referenced in the title of Shirley Hazzard’s novel The Transit of Venus occurs in two installments–eight years apart, every 243 years–when Venus passes between Earth and the nearest star twice. For a short while, Venus is visible on earth in the form of a little black dot traversing the face of the sun.
A Washington Post article published this week criticizes bias in political science articles on Wikipedia. However, rather than attacking the left-wing bias afflicting political articles, the author argues instead the problem is articles not citing enough female authors and academics. The author, Samuel Baltz, boasted of trying to fix this “bias” by expanding coverage of women in political articles, while otherwise celebrating Wikipedia’s “political and ideological neutrality” in its coverage.
Every week political cartoonists throughout the country and across the political spectrum apply their ink-stained skills to capture the foibles, memes, hypocrisies and other head-slapping events in the world of politics. The fruits of these labors are hundreds of cartoons that entertain and enrage readers of all political stripes. Here's an offering of the best of this week's crop, picked fresh off the Toonosphere. Edited by Matt Wuerker.