A new, improved Constitution? The Daily Show writer Kevin Bleyer took on the task with his new book Me the People: One Man's Selfless Quest to Rewrite the Constitution of the United States of America. He talks with Lawrence O'Donnell at a Writers Bloc event this Friday. Here's our interview with Bl ... More >>
Sexual rights are protected by the Constitution, if only the U.S. Supreme Court would open its eyes
By Hillel Aron The original Gerrymander in Massachusetts: Governor Gerry salamander. Gerrymandering, in which politicians create stacked "voting districts" to fix elections, is a great original sin of our democracy. Three examples: 1) Barack Obama vs. Bobby Rush In 2000, Democratic incum ... More >>
"Forged in fire" fighting for gay rights in O.C., WeHo mayor John Duran isn't afraid to speak out
What would George Washington do?
A conversation with Chalmers Johnson
What has right-wing America done to Christianity?
The take-no-prisoners social critic skewers Bush, Ashcroft and the whole damn lot of us for letting despots rule.
The county’s public officials decide to go public