Month: July 2015

History will condemn our inaction on abortion

As the Allied forces marched across Europe in 1945, our troops were shocked upon discovering the concentration camps. Our boys had seen killing, but nothing like that. The camps were death factories, where millions were slaughtered with assembly-line efficiency. Holding pens. Gas chambers. Ovens. And in a particularly ghoulish touch, piles…

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Republicans have an All-Star bench of presidential candidates

Earlier this month, baseball fans were treated to one of the most talented National League All-Star teams in history. The lineup's performance came in at 15th among the 172 teams assembled since the game was first played, so says the wizards of smart at fivethirtyeight.com. Perhaps it's no coincidence that…

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