Politics

Health Care Theology

The tragedy isn’t that American health care provision is going to be reformed by government mandate, it’s that reform was needed.The tragedy isn’t that American health care provision is going to be reformed by government mandate, it’s that we needed another mandate.


Better Late Than Never

The President was breaking new ground by making his bipartisan rhetoric seem realistic. Change I can believe in? I’m not sure. But it at least let me hope.


His Take on SOTU

I’d recommend Fallows’s annotated SOTU to any interested parties.


My Take on SOTU

His agenda is worthwhile. His speaking style was lighter—almost relaxed and engaging at times. His rhetorical vision was grand, generous and participatory. His message was spiteful, dismissive and partisan.


Digest: Why the Health Care Reform Bill Should Be Scrapped

I’d like to lay out for you a series of carefully-crafted arguments about the health care reform bill. Instead, you get a numbered list. It’s better than nothing, right?