Ben Carson’s budget plan makes absolutely no sense

Ben Carson’s budget plan makes absolutely no sense

Brian Tashman, Right Wing Watch CNBC is hosting tonight’s Republican presidential debate, and the business news network is likely to press candidates on their views on fiscal and economic policy. This presents a great opportunity to raise questions about the proposals offered by the new GOP frontrunner, Ben Carson, who is leading polls among Iowa

Breaking the link between a conservative worldview and climate skepticism

Breaking the link between a conservative worldview and climate skepticism

The Conversation The tide is finally turning. In last night’s third Republican debates, South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham and former New York Governor George Pataki both acknowledged the scientific consensus that climate change is real and linked to human activities. These candidates participated in the “undercard” debate of four before the longer debate with the

It’s time to acknowledge Bill Clinton dominated his era just as Reagan did his

It’s time to acknowledge Bill Clinton dominated his era just as Reagan did his

History News Network It’s time to take Bill Clinton, his presidency, and his times seriously. Historians dithered before getting right with Reagan, letting their political and intellectual disdain discourage thoughtful scholarship for over two decades after his inauguration. Then, suddenly, there was a Reagan love-in, with even some liberal historians writing surprisingly admiring books about