Democrats and Barack Obama are losing their grip on young voters. That means if you're under age 30, your vote is back in play for 2016.
I think the president came to realize, quite early on, that closing Guantánamo and rejecting indefinite detention were promises he had to break in order to give the rest of his counter-terrorism policy room to breathe.
Just in time for Veterans Day, the Obama administration has announced that as many as 1,000 employees in the country's embattled VA could face disciplinary action. So why are top hospital administrators still on the agency's payroll?
The President has picked Loretta Lynch, a US Attorney from Brooklyn, to replace Eric Holder as Attorney General. But while she has a strong record on criminal justice reform, whether she will finally crack down on Wall Street is a whole other question.
The left still hasn't figured out how to get Obama's coalition to vote when Obama's not on the ballot.
The GOP is now preparing to take control of the Senate for the first time in eight years--a political power shift that gives the party free rein to torment President Barack Obama for the next two years.
Voter choices today will directly impact the quality of air we breathe, how much we pay in taxes, and whether the country's broken immigration system gets fixed before we start collecting Social Security.
It's easy to chalk up the GOP's hard right midterm turn on immigration to conservative fearmongering and vague doomsday panic, but that's not the whole story.
You can create the most sophisticated medicines and vaccines in the universe, but none of that matters if most countries can't afford them-or even afford to train doctors in the first place.
The grim specter of the Islamic State loomed heavily over the NATO summit. The jihadist group dictated the agenda of the event being held at the five-star resort in Newport and nearby Cardiff Castle.
Mitt Romney thinks America needs to beef up its military and wrote an op-ed to that effect in the Washington Post. But why should we care what some warmongering failed politician has to say about anything?
Obama promised he would stop deporting so many people. Instead, he's started deporting more, and there's little hope left that he'll live up to his promises before his term ends.
The president wants to name and shame the rest of the world into cutting carbon emissions, but that sort of strategy requires moral authority—something America sorely lacks these days.
Though casting himself as a bold teller of truths, more often than not the Reverend Al Sharpton serves the agenda of those in power.
While America pats itself on the back for taking on Islamic militants in Iraq, it's worth remembering that it's fighting a monster of its own creation.
Progressives are panicking over diesel truck drivers who intentionally blow smoke at hybrid cars. But rolling coal isn't about Obama. It's about America.
What time is it, America? It's GIF time!!!
If you were hoping the US president would save Australia from the PM's climate change ambivalence you will be disappointed.
In the days since Jerad and Amanda Miller shot and killed two cops in Las Vegas, a portrait has emerged of a young couple that had fallen deep into the rabbit hole of right-wing conspiracy theories.
Here's The Week In GIFs, evening edition. It's GIFs about what you should know about last week. Read it now.
The regime's sarin-gas-filled bombs harmed thousands, but Syrians celebrated, thinking that even with the horrors of the attacks, the West would finally take down Assad. Nine months later, American officials say they want to do more, but they're stopped b…
An 82-year-old police commissioner in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire, was caught calling President Obama the N-word in public. He admits everything and refuses to apologize, saying Obama "meets and exceeds my criteria for such."
His eloquent book about the Snowden case, No Place to Hide, is less about Snowden than the "tens of thousands" of documents that the 29-year-old copied, organized, and handed off to Greenwald and a select group of other journalists.
Remember when the economy collapsed because some people were criminally negligent and nobody went to prison? Well, at least one regulator is still pissed off about that.