The unbearable lightness of being a Tea Partier, part II

In The unbearable lightness of being a Tea Partier, I wrote: The Tea Party is another manifestation of a rightwing phenomenon whereby carefully crafted talking points are force-fed to the public through Fox, talk radio, chain emails and other outlets, then...

Barack Obama is having his Hillary Clinton moment

Early in 2007, as I was working on preparations for Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign announcement, I had a conversation with one of her senior strategists about her chances of winning the nomination. I said that I worried about one thing above all others:...