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The Conservative Atheists

The growth of the conservative atheist demographic will challenge both conservative and atheists groups to consider diversity within their ranks.


Same-Sex Marriage Comes to Georgia

Scenes from Atlanta as the Supreme Court struck down restrictions on same-sex marriage.


Scientology and Tax Exemptions

Claims of abuse in the Church of Scientology warrant investigation of the organization’s tax-exempt status.


Why Not Martin O’Malley?

On April 10, Elizabeth Warren joined Jon Stewart on The Daily Show and declared, “Powerful corporations [and] rich people have figured out that if you can bend the government to help you just a little bit, it’s a tremendous payoff, and if you can bend it to help you just a little bit more and […]


Big Tobacco: Why Smoking Is Not Going Away

The unexpected international impacts of American smoking laws.


Ohio Governor Kasich to Run for President

Governor John Kasich of Ohio will enter the Republican presidential primary as an underdog, but one with considerable upside.