On July 15, the 18th round of negotiations on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) will begin in Malaysia. Japan is set to join the 11 countries currently included in the "free trade" area.
At the heart of the left's vision of the world is the implicit assumption that high-minded third parties like themselves can make better decisions for other people than those people can make for themselves.
The IRS and other federal agencies legally pay employees to do work on behalf of labor unions — a practice congressional Republicans are determined to publicize if not end.
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission's lawsuit against former MF Global head Jon Corzine will likely end his career as a Wall Street manipulator.
The fundamental problem of the political left seems to be that the real world does not fit their preconceptions.
Tuesday's announcement by the Treasury Department delaying implementation of part of ObamaCare may turn out to be a brilliant political maneuver: defanging latent Republican resistance until after the 2014 elections.
The Social Security Administration has been paying millions of dollars in benefits to dead people over periods ranging from two months to nearly 20 years.
The political left has long claimed the role of protector of "the poor." It is one of their central moral claims to political power. But how valid is this claim?
The left has struggled to avoid facing the plain fact of the existence of evil — some people simply choose to do things that they know to be wrong.