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The Supreme Court’s Anti-Democratic Feedback Loop

The GOP installs Supreme Court justices over the will of voters. The Supreme Court helps the GOP remain in power. Rinse, repeat.
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Fri, 09/29/2017
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Why the Media Is Botching the Election

The "false balance" coverage of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump is all about the press's self-interest.
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Tue, 09/13/2016
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The Rehabilitationists

How a small band of determined legal academics set out to persuade the Supreme Court to undo the New Deal—and have almost won.
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Sun, 08/30/2015
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Teddy Roosevelt, Not-So-Great Reformer What Washington-focused liberals miss about Progressivism

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Fri, 03/14/2014
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It is no secret that we are living in a second Gilded Age—another era, like the first, of corrupt rule by plutocratic elites. What is less clear is how to end it. Without assuming that one can draw simple “lessons” from history, we might begin by exploring how we ended it the first time, by discovering how reformers redeemed democracy—or at least some semblance of it—from crony capitalism. How did the Gilded Age become the Progressive Era?

The Post Office Should Just Become a Bank

How Obama can save USPS and ding check-cashing joints
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Tue, 01/28/2014
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