Investing in Voting Machines

Less than two weeks after Halloween, many Americans may wind up casting their ballots on haunted voting machines. When they enter voting booths, millions of citizens in Texas, Hawaii, Oklahoma, Washington, Colorado, and Virginia, along with a few counties in the...
Is Obama Taking Climate Voters for Granted?

Is Obama Taking Climate Voters for Granted?

My relationship with President Obama has been getting a bit strained lately. I really like Obama, and I know he likes me, too. But I feel like he’s taking me for granted… as a climate voter. I know it sounds like something out of an afterschool special, but back in...
Rope-A-Dope Revives the Hope

Rope-A-Dope Revives the Hope

President Obama owned Governor Romney in their second debate on issues of foreign policy, women, immigration, and the 47 percent. He even leveled a fatal blow regarding Benghazi. Don’t get me wrong: Mitt was no wimp, and Obama was no progressive, but Obama had...
Iran in the Campaign’s Crosshairs

Iran in the Campaign’s Crosshairs

The war of words over Iran’s nuclear program keeps expanding. It’s now a multi-sided melee pitting Iran against the West and Israel, Israel against the Obama administration, Mitt Romney against Barack Obama, and neo-conservatives like William Kristol...