Let’s Talk about Cliven Bundy, Donald Sterling, and Racists in America

For weeks, I did the best I could to ignore Cliven Bundy, which wasn’t easy. Conservative media outlets were busy lionizing the Nevada rancher for refusing to comply with the law and instead attempting to get his way through armed … Continue reading

Hypocrisy, Gay Rights, and the Political Sideshow

After an unexpected hiatus, the Fog of Policy is back with a look at political hypocrisy. On the same week that one CEO was fired for his political contributions, another is under fire for his contradictory stance, and a family-values Congressman is caught in an extra-marital affair, we ask: when should we care? And when is it all just a distraction? Continue reading