Newtown Shootings

While America's Gun Culture Threatens Children at Home, Its Culture of War Threatens Them Abroad

John Wight | Posted 17.02.2013 | UK Politics
John Wight

America's problem isn't its gun culture; America's problem is the mass psychosis which feeds its gun culture and fuels not just the normalisation of gun violence, but exalts it as the sine qua non of the strength and self assertion that informs the nation's identity.

What Would Jed Bartlet Do?

Judi Sutherland | Posted 17.02.2013 | UK Politics
Judi Sutherland

Barack Obama finds himself in his second term of office, with no possibility of a third. If he wants to be remembered for anything more than being the first black man in the White House, this could be his Abraham Lincoln moment.