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Gays In The Military Study: Most U.S. Troops, Families Say Gays OK

WASHINGTON — An internal Pentagon study has found that most U.S. troops and their families don’t care whether gays are allowed to serve openly and think the policy of “don’t…

Bella DePaulo: Obama Restored Honor and Dignity to the White House. He’s the Real Thing.

Watching President Obama on Jon Stewart’s Daily Show last night reminded me of why I think so highly of him. In no particular order, my incomplete list of reasons includes…

Stephan Richter: The Weimar Republic and the Ominous Rise of Jon Stewart

Satire is an art form — and one which, in contrast to comedy clubs, never seemed much of an American thing. Jon Stewart’s rise on Comedy Central has changed that…

Terry Kelhawk: Islamic Garb in America : Fear and Joy for You, and Juan Williams Too

Dust so thick it delayed the concert. Air scarce. Body crowded body in the dark. “Haram! For shame!” I scolded unseen groping hands. Calling forth inner calm I focused on…

Mark Kirk Loses Endorsements To Giannoulias

CHICAGO — Several Illinois advocacy groups that backed Republican Mark Kirk in past elections are endorsing his Democratic opponent in the race for President Barack Obama’s old Senate seat. The…

Polls Gone Wild: Political Gripes In An Internet Age

WASHINGTON — When a widely publicized poll showed Republican John Kasich with a commanding, 10-point advantage in Ohio’s governor’s race, aides to Democratic Gov. Ted Strickland fought back hard. Against…

Andy Ostroy: "Dude," Where’s My President!?

With the midterm elections just days away and bloated predictions of a massive Republican victory sweeping the nation, President Obama has been pulling out all stops to get out the…

Face it: Left ‘genetically disappointed’

Obama needs to reconcile with dispirited liberals. Read the full story from Politico…

Chris Rodda: Should the U.S. Military Be Promoting and Endorsing Glenn Beck?

Over the past several years, the Military Religious Freedom Foundation (MRFF) has received a steady stream of complaints about two related issues: 1.) religious “infomercials” on the American Forces Network…

Private Prison Industry Helped Draft Arizona Immigration Law

Last year, two men showed up in Benson, Ariz., a small desert town 60 miles from the Mexico border, offering a deal. Glenn Nichols, the Benson city manager, remembers the…