“Yes, Minnesotans vote like crazy”: Minnesotan Democracy, Al Franken, Jesse Ventura, and “Governor Goofy.”

“They would be lionized by America’s Right, as similar Christian minorities, oppressed by tyrannical regimes, automatically are”: Glenn Greenwald on the Islamic Chinese Uighur minority.

“It’s like the Constitution …  the strike zone is a living, breathing document”: Why judges should not be like baseball umpires.

“Is Obama Improving America’s Global Image?”: Well, if you’re talking about within Kenya…