National Interest

  • February 27, 2014 |  National Interest

    Chris Christie's baggage boosts Bobby Jindal

    Welcome to Bobby Jindal Week! The oft-ignored governor of Louisiana has been popping up everywhere, trying to put himself on the '16 presidential...
  • February 26, 2014 |  National Interest

    Military cuts loom, neocon freakout begins

    When the news broke this week that the Pentagon is planning to cut its budget, to reconfigure our military for the security challenges of the 21st cen...
  • February 25, 2014 |  National Interest

    'Religious freedom' as a fig leaf for discrimination

    The rumble you just heard is the stampede of Republicans and business leaders fleeing in horror from the latest manifestation of Arizona madness. To t...
  • February 24, 2014

    Ted Nugent serves his purpose

    Ted Nugent's oral graffiti is fouling our civic discourse yet again, prompting many of us to wonder why any Republican candidate with even mini...
  • February 21, 2014 |  National Interest

    LBJ, House of Cards, and more

    We're touching on several topics today, starting with the legacy of LBJ.
  • February 20, 2014 |  National Interest

    Conservative confab disses gay people, yet again

    Few of us love the month of February, but one annual ritual always entertains. Like clockwork, the gatekeepers of the conservative bubble insult gay p...
  • February 19, 2014

    A Florida referendum on Obamacare?

    If you take a break from winter and visit the Gulf Coast of Florida, don't turn on the TV - unless you relish being blitzed by political ads ab...
  • February 18, 2014 |  National Interest

    Glenn Greenwald, face of the new journalism

    Glenn Greenwald, who plumbed the Edward Snowden files and helped break the NSA spying story, has won a George Polk Award for National Security Reporti...