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NARAL Ad Criticizes Roberts Over Privacy Rights

NARAL misfired in their earlier ad in falsely suggesting that John Roberts approved of violence against abortion providers. They have redeemed themselves with a new ad which gets to the real issues. Even FactCheck.org agreed with the accuracy of this ad. The ad concentrates on writings in which Roberts shows he does not believe in […]

How Low Can It Go?

Gallup has Bush’s approval at the lowest point in its poll, down to 40%. His previous low in the Gallup Poll was 44% (July 25-28, 2005)

Limited Progress Found In Reconstruction of Iraq

The Christian Science Monitor reviews other reports showing that despite spending more than $9 billion in Iraq in the past two years, the US has had only ‘limited progress’ in important sectors such as oil and power. Problems include the insurgency, fraud on the part of the new Iraqi government, and according to a GAO […]

90% Support Right to Protest War

Right wing pundits have frequently argued that opponents of the war should be thrown out of the country or otherwise penalized for their “treason.” Fortunately most of the country has not really moved as far to the right as it sometimes seems. An AP-Ipsos poll shows that 90% of American support the right of opponents […]

ABC Stuck With Robertson

Some portions of the liberal blogosphere, such as Crooks and Liars, are calling on ABC to fire Robertson over his recent remarks. The fact of the matter is that ABC has long wanted to discontinue the show but continuing Robertson’s show was one of the conditions of purchasing the Family Channel. Robertson originally sold the […]