Ever since the September 7 Republican debate, a lot of attention has been paid to Governor Rick Perry's executive decision requiring that young girls receive a vaccine for human papillomavirus (HPV...
September 20, 2011 | Elon Green
Over the last ten days, the White House has put out a wave of policy proposals that are sure to dominate the debate in Washington until the 2012 election – indeed, the President’s jobs...
September 20, 2011 | Jack Temple
Congresswoman Maxine Waters, who a few months ago said Blacks were "getting tired" of the president's unresponsiveness to Black unemployment, is now on the bandwagon. In response to the American Jobs...
September 19, 2011 | Rakim Brooks
On September 16, 2011, the News Item, a newspaper in central Pennsylvania, reported: Shickshinny is a town with just one supermarket, gas station, pharmacy and bank. Right now, it has none.
September 19, 2011 | Jennifer Wheary
Today is the opening day of Climate Week NYC, a week long event that brings together high-level government officials, advocates and businesses to promote a “clean industrial revolution.”...
September 19, 2011 | Mijin Cha
Audi runs ads in hopes of selling cars. That’s what ads are supposed to do. But, in yesterday’s New York Times, a full-page ad for the Audi A6 appeared twice and it not only aimed to sell...
September 19, 2011 | Dianne Stewart
When you think about it, Obama's record is chock full of good stuff. Take Libya. He orchestrated a military and political response that worked (put aside whether the new guys will be an improvement...
September 19, 2011 | Richard Brodsky
Last week, Obama finally got some traction with a speech that had a clear, consistent message—jobs, jobs, jobs. Even the Republicans were reluctant to oppose him frontally. Now, once again,...
September 19, 2011 | Robert Kuttner