Pennsylvania, the birthplace of democracy, could elect an insurrectionist governor | Dick Polman

BY: - May 23, 2022

Denying the reality of Mastriano would mean that we’ve learned absolutely nothing these last six years.


Dems’ inaction helped speed the demolition of Roe v. Wade | Dick Polman

BY: - May 9, 2022

We're paying the price for decades of apathy, willfully blind to the plotted theft of women’s privacy rights.

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Hillary Clinton keeps getting it right | Dick Polman

BY: - May 2, 2022

She had faults as a candidate, but she was absolutely right about the danger posed by Donald Trump and his followers.


A pro-Putin president of France? Quelle horreur | Dick Polman

BY: - April 18, 2022

Are the voters in France as stupid or oblivious as the fatal plurality of Americans were in 2016? Vladimir Putin is counting on it.

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I lost my wife. I’ll decide when I’m done mourning her | Dick Polman

BY: - April 11, 2022

The American Psychiatric Association's one-year deadline is classic American impatience. Grief isn't linear.


As usual, Republicans are wrong about gas prices | Dick Polman

BY: - March 21, 2022

It’s the drillers – not Biden – who have been holding back.


Is the U.S. strong enough to put up with some domestic sacrifice? | Dick Polman

BY: - March 7, 2022

Real pain is a foreign power trying to brutally erase your country. So far, we've just been inconvenienced.


In a time of war, Republicans are giving aid and comfort to the enemy | Dick Polman

BY: - February 28, 2022

I never imagined the 'Better Dead than Red' Party would turn into the ultimate appeasers. But here we are.


The Sandy Hook parents beat the gun merchants | Dick Polman

BY: - February 21, 2022

The settlement, after more than five years of litigation in the Connecticut courts, is downright historic


So Trump broke another law. Will anyone actually do something about it? | Dick Polman

BY: - February 14, 2022

The Presidential Records Act exists for a reason. Republicans who complain about fallen monuments and erased history should appreciate that.


Our vaccine debate is now an episode of ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ | Dick Polman

BY: - January 31, 2022

Except the actions of vax curmudgeons have real life implications.


At the end of his first year, it’s Biden versus his implacable foes | Dick Polman

BY: - January 24, 2022

Fairly or not, voters generally have a what-have-you-done-for-me-lately attitude. Republicans are capitalizing.