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Elections and Voting

Who are the heroes in Iraq?

June 5, 2006 - In the bloody quagmire that is the Iraq war, who are the heroes? Are they the ones who follow orders and garner medals for carrying out the mission? Or the ones who sense they are part of something that has gone terribly wrong, and speak out in opposition -- or refuse to take part?

Stopping the scourge of sex toys in the South

By R. Neal
May 25, 2006 - Is it just me, or has anyone else noticed the rash of anti-sex toy legislation sweeping the South? South Carolina is the latest to consider a ban, and legislation has already been passed in Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, and Texas.

The GOP's faith-based base

May 9, 2006 - With Bush's approval ratings reaching historic lows -- what one GOP spokesperson, with admirable understatement, calls "a challenging political environment" -- the question arises: who is holding on to support our beleagured president and his party?