December 13, 2015 Archive December 2015

The GOP's chaotic last resort: Inside the calls for a brokered convention — and why it will never, ever happen

We need Asian indie films, too: While Hollywood struggles to catch up, let's praise these stand-out Asian-American movies

Matt Nathanson: "I don't need people to illuminate to me how ignorant they are"

Geek food for the geek soul: "As society gets increasingly secular, we need to fill the social void"

Muslims are combating radicals too: I'm an American Muslim who served as a Marine in Iraq -- and now it's overwhelmingly Muslims who are battling ISIS

My NYC parenting nightmare: It's either hell or Larry David

Vigilantism, "Fox & Friends"-style: Erick Erickson, Donald Trump and our new gun-nut terror

Follow Bill Maher's lead, not Donald Trump: There's a way to critique ideology behind religion without resorting to hate

Extremism ends in civil war: Donald Trump, Ted Cruz, and a right-wing insurgency the GOP can no longer control

We're officially a country of haves and have nots: The middle class is now less than half the population

The one simple thing Hillary Clinton can do to fix her trust problem

Quit assuming students protesting racism on campus are spoiled whiners!

"I turned out to be the smart one": George W. Bush returns to "Saturday Night Live" to bash Jeb

Provoking discussion, not riots: Sandow Birk's "American Qur'an" is quietly transgressive, eschewing the satirical depictions of the Prophet Muhammad that grab headlines

Donald Trump's war on political correctness is just an excuse to spew his nonstop hate speech

Are kids from religious backgrounds really more selfish than their nonreligious peers?

Publicity hound, coward, liar: Whistleblowers are inevitably demonized by their enemies -- Edward Snowden is no exception

They're just trying to scare you: The GOP's long history of bizarre, make-believe enemies