Politics

 
 

When You're In A Hole, Stop Digging

It’s a mess in the Middle East but not clear how the US helps by making it messier. As we arm questionable “allies,” remember: getting Syrian is easier than getting Syri-out.
 

Why it is OK for Female Senators to Vote Against the Paycheck Fairness Act

This morning as I checked my email inbox, I was confronted with a flood of new emails from Google Alerts.
 

The Effect of Body-Worn Cameras on Police

In light of all the recent controversy over the details of several police and community interactions , from the LAPD /Daniele Watts incident to the Mike Brown shooting in Ferguson , the issue of fa
 

LAPD Protective League says Cops can too Demand Your ID!

Subsequent to the media storm that has surrounded the temporary detention of actress
 

IS ASU POLICE SERVING AND PROTECTING STUDENTS AND STAFF?

Reducing crime and disorder requires the police work cooperatively with the people to identify their concerns, solicit their help, and solve their problems.
 

JOIN THE PARTY

RISE UP AND JOIN THE PARTY! The AZ After Party has started! A POLITICAL MOVEMENT FOR DEMOCRATIC REVOLUTION! RESPECT FOR HUMAN NEEDS IMMIGRANTS AND INDIGENOUS RIGHTS
 

John McCain Says He’s ‘Vetted a Number of’ Syrian Rebels and ‘They Can Be Trusted’

When I saw John McCain's interview on Fox News yesterday criticizing Rand Paul's position on Arming the Syrian Rebels and asserting that he has vetted thousands of Syrian Rebels during his 1-day tr
 

Shocking Statements Said by a Politician

This is a collaborative post. I wrote three quotes I found shocking. I'm hoping you can help me grow this list. Add your suggestions in the comments below and I will add them in this post.
 

Looking Left and Right: Cultural Cognition Helps and Harms

A few additional thoughts about issues raised in my two most recent posts about how we automatically process new information to either accept or reject it depending on its relationship to values an