“Democrats Retreat on Civil Liberties in 2012 Platform”

Which is especially sad and creepy when you realize they could just lie about it. That at least would help shift the rhetorical climate!

Marriage as Work vs Marriage as the Cross
“Marilynne Robinson Returns to Gilead”: I review “Lila”
Links from a Prison Nation
The Carceral State: Dept of Things That Aren’t Solutions
About Eve Tushnet