Better Late than Never

The FBI Director warns that defeated Islamic State terrorists could flee to U.S.  Is anyone listening? The Director of the FBI, James Comey, recently warned that a “defeat of Islamic State in the Middle East could prompt a migration of the group’s fighters to Europe and the U.S.”  He further warned that those fighters that survived ...

Gritty Civics: Is it time for the first organized write-in campaign for President?

For centrist reformers, the answer is almost certainly “yes.” With Donald Trump securing the Republican nomination in Cleveland, and with Bernie Sanders reluctantly burying the hatchet with Hillary Clinton in exchange for her increasingly leftward march, the November ballot will include the names of the two most disliked presidential candidates in U.S. history. Under these circumstances, many ...