Feed aggregator

Conservatives despise the Ivy Leagues, and with good reason - Miami Herald

Google News - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 14:31

Miami Herald

Conservatives despise the Ivy Leagues, and with good reason
Miami Herald
Conservative speakers of various stripes are being harassed and excluded with increasing frequency. “Today, on many college campuses, it is liberals trying to repress conservative ideas,” noted former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg at a Harvard ...

Categories: News

Liberals are the new conservatives - Salon

Google News - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 10:03

Salon

Liberals are the new conservatives
Salon
Since college, I have thought of myself as a man of the moderate left — a liberal in the tradition of Jimmy Carter or Jesse Jackson — but it turns out that I am a conservative. I am a conservative because I want to defend America against the hostile ...

Categories: News

Alabama Senate candidate Jones reaches out to black voters - Miami Herald

Google News - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 03:40

TIME

Alabama Senate candidate Jones reaches out to black voters
Miami Herald
Jones is attempting to be the first Democrat elected to the U.S. Senate from Alabama in 25 years, but it's an uphill fight. An attorney with working-class roots, he's a white Democrat in a state controlled by conservative white Republicans. To win ...
Democratic group attacks Roy Moore without disclosing donorsAL.com
How the GOP has already hijacked the Alabama electionSalon
Letters to Editor about Roy Moore: 'I have a daughter… But I also have a son'Yellowhammer News

all 175 news articles »Google News
Categories: News

Jones trying to boost black turnout in Alabama Senate race - Sacramento Bee

Google News - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 20:24

The New Yorker

Jones trying to boost black turnout in Alabama Senate race
Sacramento Bee
Jones is attempting to be the first Democrat elected to the U.S. Senate from Alabama in 25 years, but it's an uphill fight. An attorney with working-class roots, he's a white Democrat in a state controlled by conservative white Republicans. To win ...
Democratic group attacks Roy Moore without disclosing donorsAL.com
How the GOP has already hijacked the Alabama electionSalon
Letters to Editor about Roy Moore: 'I have a daughter… But I also have a son'Yellowhammer News

all 153 news articles »
Categories: News

Senate Democrats may have a wrenching decision to make in the GOP tax fight - Washington Post

Google News - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 16:01

Washington Post

Senate Democrats may have a wrenching decision to make in the GOP tax fight
Washington Post
Some progressive activists are resisting that idea, arguing that “yes” votes from Senate Democrats would risk lending a veneer of bipartisanship to a bill based on conservative ideology that was crafted without any Democratic input. Sens. Marco Rubio ...
GOP donors in New York sour on party's tax planWashington Examiner
Slowik: Here's how Illinois should respond to the GOP's tax breaks for the richChicago Tribune
Trump tax bill 'one giant hit job' on New Jersey, Menendez saysNJ.com
The News Tribune
all 3,924 news articles »
Categories: News

Hoover as the father of New Deal liberalism and modern conservatism - Washington Post

Google News - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 15:19

Washington Post

Hoover as the father of New Deal liberalism and modern conservatism
Washington Post
Hence, it was a Republican who opened the awful Pandora's box to big government. It doesn't stop there. While Hoover called himself a liberal for years, the term gradually became, in Whyte's words, “distorted in common parlance to describe people ...

Categories: News

Why conservatives don't love the Ivies - The Denver Post

Google News - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 14:01

Why conservatives don't love the Ivies
The Denver Post
First is the obvious progressive tilt in universities, especially elite universities. At Harvard, for example, undergraduate students overwhelmingly identify as progressive or liberal and the faculty overwhelmingly gives to the Democratic Party. Even ...

and more »
Categories: News

Democratic group attacks Roy Moore without disclosing donors - Washington Post

Google News - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 10:46

Washington Post

Democratic group attacks Roy Moore without disclosing donors
Washington Post
But in a state where out-of-state interference is seen as poisonous by many voters, the true identity of the donors to Highway 31, which exists to support Democratic candidate Doug Jones, has been carefully shielded from Alabama voters by legally ...
How the GOP has already hijacked the Alabama electionSalon

all 82 news articles »
Categories: News

Teaching Anthropology in a Red State - Inside Higher Ed

Google News - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 03:05

Inside Higher Ed

Teaching Anthropology in a Red State
Inside Higher Ed
Still, both the panel members gathered to address teaching anthropology in red states and other conference attendees acknowledged that breaking down the discourse on higher education into liberal versus conservative, or Republican versus Democrat ...

Categories: News

GOP donors in New York sour on party's tax plan - Washington Examiner

Google News - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 00:10

Washington Examiner

GOP donors in New York sour on party's tax plan
Washington Examiner
The unfolding package is a disappointing development for many donors and voters, who are socially moderate to progressive and affiliate with the Republicans primarily because of the party's conservative approach to economics and foreign policy ...
Trump tax bill 'one giant hit job' on New Jersey, Menendez saysNJ.com
Facing tax vote in Senate, Trump seizes on cultural fightsPBS NewsHour
Obamacare Repeal Failed, But Tax Cuts Will Probably Pass. Here's Why.New York Magazine

all 3,527 news articles »
Categories: News

OPINION: Spare me your labels, please! - Petoskey News-Review

Google News - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 19:34

OPINION: Spare me your labels, please!
Petoskey News-Review
If a person with an association with the Democratic party wants to refer to a person of the Republican party, the actual word likely to be used is "conservative" or maybe "right wing" rather than Republican and that will also usually be used as a ...

Categories: News

Senate Democrats reject initial DACA offer - The Hill

Google News - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 16:55

The Hill

Senate Democrats reject initial DACA offer
The Hill
Several House Democrats, as well a growing number of Senate progressives, are warning that they will not support a government funding deal without an agreement on DACA. The government is currently scheduled to run out of money next week, though ...

and more »
Categories: News

Democrats want to win in 2018. They must not tear America apart in the process. - NBCNews.com

Google News - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 16:09

NBCNews.com

Democrats want to win in 2018. They must not tear America apart in the process.
NBCNews.com
Yet Democrats won control of the House that year in a wave dominated not by the progressive left, but by centrist candidates who had campaigned against polarization in Washington. As the new Congress convened in 2007, labor unions and liberal activists ...

and more »
Categories: News

The resistance - Newsday

Google News - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 15:38

Newsday

The resistance
Newsday
Assuming Democrats win the two Senate seats, and the IDC and the mainline Dems come together, they will have 31 votes. The Republicans have 31, but control the gavel in the 63-seat chamber because of Brooklyn's Simcha Felder, who won re-election last ...

and more »
Categories: News

Gene Chandler again elected New Hampshire's House speaker - Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)

Google News - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 15:18

Gene Chandler again elected New Hampshire's House speaker
Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)
... Manchester Republican who died in March and was known for his colorful floor speeches. That drew criticism from House Clerk Paul Smith, who noted that while Vaillancourt sometimes took part in "shenanigans," he would not have done so during a vote ...

and more »
Categories: News

How the GOP's Contempt for Democracy Will Pass Trump's Tax Cuts - New York Magazine

Google News - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 14:21

New York Magazine

How the GOP's Contempt for Democracy Will Pass Trump's Tax Cuts
New York Magazine
During the 20th century, “fusionism” brought economic libertarianism together with hawkish foreign policy and social traditionalism as the standard American conservative dogma. Wilkinson argues that economic libertarianism has contributed to the ...

Categories: News

NJ at risk without flood insurance renewal; Glad that Van Drew wants House seat | Feedback - NJ.com

Google News - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 13:56

NJ.com

NJ at risk without flood insurance renewal; Glad that Van Drew wants House seat | Feedback
NJ.com
Van Drew is a respectful listener and sincerely relates to all of his constituents, Democrat, Republican, conservative or progressive. He would be an untiring advocate for the people of the Second Congressional District. But why would this genuinely ...

and more »Google News
Categories: News

Is Ideology Becoming America's Official Religion? - Forbes

Google News - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 12:55

Forbes

Is Ideology Becoming America's Official Religion?
Forbes
Conservatives, on the hand, blame Hillary Clinton's miserable campaign, failed progressive policies and the Left's sanctimonious and divisive identity politics. If Trump voters are racist, conservatives ask, why did one-third of American counties that ...
Presidents Obama And Clinton Failed To Defend The Middle Class: Robert ReichInternational Business Times

all 27 news articles »
Categories: News

Liberal leaders call Senate Democrats' unification plan weak - Newsday

Google News - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 10:46

Liberal leaders call Senate Democrats' unification plan weak
Newsday
ALBANY – Some of the state's most influential liberal leaders are trashing the deal struck Tuesday to unify Democrats in the Senate to try to topple Republicans from their long-time control of the chamber. “The proposal is a fraud,” said Arthur Z ...

and more »
Categories: News

Why abortion — not sexual misconduct — is likely to decide the Alabama Senate race - Washington Post

Google News - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 09:26

The National Memo (blog)

Why abortion — not sexual misconduct — is likely to decide the Alabama Senate race
Washington Post
If Republican Roy Moore survives allegations of sexual misconduct (several involving minors) and beats Democrat Doug Jones in Alabama's Senate election Dec. 12, evangelical single-issue abortion voters will likely deliver the victory. A Pew Research ...
How The GOP Has Already Hijacked The Alabama ElectionThe National Memo (blog)

all 110 news articles »
Categories: News

Pages

Subscribe to The Dubya Report aggregator