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Guns in America
Guns in America
Stop-And-Frisk Hypocrisy on Left and Right

What the reaction to Trump’s stop-and-frisk comments say about the distorted politics of guns and crime in America.

Guns in America
How to Tear a Nation Apart

Perhaps terrorists who choose to carry out their massacres with guns are actually “taking advantage” of American society in a different way than many liberals think.

Guns in America
59 Percent of Young Americans Oppose Assault Weapons Ban

Opposition to gun control is not confined to a declining cadre of “bitter” old white men.

Guns in America
The Distorted Politics of Gun Control

Gun control and tough-on-crime policy are two sides of the same coin. Both require a stronger police presence, and both have racially disparate outcomes.

Guns in America
Gun Control: More Racial Disparities Than the Drug War

Tough-on-crime policies and gun control are two sides of the same coin.

Guns in America
Race and Public Opinion on Gun Rights

The number of African Americans who think that guns are an effective way to protect oneself has doubled in the past two years. Could recent events be a factor?

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Jack Shafer of Politico has the best piece yet examining the post-election phenomenon of “fake news” panic—the idea, which spread rapidly among establishment figures in the wake of the election, that Americans were fooled en masse into voting for Donald Trump by nefarious propaganda, funded in part by the Russians. His key contribution is to highlight the elitism […]

Putin's FoPo Pivot

With the incoming Trump Administration talking about cooperating with Russia, it was no surprise that Putin would take a more conciliatory tone towards the West.

Pipeline Politics

Less crude traveling by pipeline just means more crude traveling by rail. That’s a danger to public health.

Blue Model Blues

The looming fiscal disaster is worthy of attention from the new Republican government in Washington.

Enviro-Mental

So much for that “green” energy source.

Andrew Jackson Lives

Trump’s view on the subject helped him get elected.

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