John Archibald is a columnist for the Alabama Media Group, which publishes the Birmingham News, Huntsville Times and Mobile Press Register.
Doug Jones delivers an upset to Roy Moore as both parties look to the midterms
Dec. 15, 2017from Left, Right & Center
The 1965 Voting Rights Act paved the way for black voters in states where they'd been denied the franchise, despite the Bill of Rights and the Civil War.
Oct. 6, 2015from To the Point
In 2011, the U.S. Supreme Court ordered California to downsize its prisons because of overcrowding.
Apr. 24from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Partisanship is more powerful than science, even for conservative environmentalists. They don’t buy warnings about an existential crisis.
May. 6from To the Point
Tech workers at Amazon are risking their jobs to combat climate change.
Apr. 18from To the Point
Pete Buttigieg, mayor of South Bend, Indiana, is running for the Democratic nomination for president.
May. 10from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Even the Wild West had gun control. Most Americans want it now--especially kids afraid of school shootings.
It’s invisible in some places, but dirty air kills millions of people all over the world. That’s even true in America, despite the Clean Air Act and California’s Air Resources Board.
Apr. 29from To the Point
Joe Biden is in.
Apr. 26from Left, Right & Center
Everyone’s lawyering up.
May. 15from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
The great majority of Israel’s problems would be solved if the nation were able to establish lasting peace with its neighbors, says journalist and filmmaker Mariam Shahin.
Apr. 19from Scheer Intelligence