In the now-famous video, Mitt Romney has so vividly exposed the cynicism and greed that lies at the heart of what is now called "conservatism" that he may have inadvertently begun its undoing.
The American presidential election is playing itself out pretty well as the two parties' conventions indicated they would. Democracy-wise, it leaves something to be desired.
Mother Jones has released a devastating secretly recorded video of Mitt Romney telling a group of his 1 per cent friends what he really thinks of poor and working class Americans.
Today's America faces a situation which is a test of democracy, and of the American creed: how to overcome economic injustices due to the concentration of wealth and power in a few hands?
As I watched the Republican convention, for just a moment, I thought I was watching an episode of Pinky and The Brain.
Four hardy souls from rural Illinois joined tens of thousands of people undeterred by threats of Hurricane Isaac during this week's Republican National Convention.
A toast to Paul Ryan -- or to Mitt Romney who made him his teammate in the U.S. presidential race -- for putting a grand old argument back on the front burner.
Paul Ryan is considered by many a champion of small government. For women, though, the federal government that Ryan envisions is big, intrusive and controlling.
David J. Climenhaga
Verily, verily, I say unto thee, the real reason for Wildrose Leader Danielle Smith’s predicament is her party's practice of wedge politics, not freedom of religion.
Barack Obama's statement on same-sex marriage, made in an ABC interview on May 9 of this year, will provide a much-needed political boost to his campaign to retain the presidency.