The work-life balance of public women has always been fair game for criticism, and it’s getting old.
Debt brinkmanship has no place in democratic politics.
“To be sure, there is a bloodless sense in which supermajority rule respects equality, in advance of the decision. In theory, anyone in the voting group has an equal right to make up part of the minority that prevails when a supermajority threshold is decisive. It is even true that counting is not logically and necessarily tied to equal political dignity at all. John Stuart Mill favored a scheme for giving multiple votes—explicitly counted votes—to highly educated elites much like himself, a scheme that one rarely hears about from Mill’s many celebrants. ”
Illustration by Andres Guzman
Christie is done.
Megan McCain’s new show, “Raising McCain,” takes reality TV’s confessional spirit and gives it all the drama of a congressional livestream.
By Laura Bennet.