Kevin Drum

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Name: Kevin Drum
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Links for 8-23-14

Chart of the Day: Welfare Reform and the Great Recession - Kevin Drum Shifts in the Beveridge Curve - Diamond and Sahin Core Success - Paul Krugman Types of unemployment - mainly macro How can we measure media power? - vox Why the Robots Might Not ... [Published Economist's View - 8 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Ferguson Averages 3 Warrants Per Household, New Report Shows

Michael Brown's death is currently one of the main sources of tension between police and civilians in Ferguson, Missouri. But a new report may give the city's residents even more cause to be angry; it suggests Ferguson's municipal courts are targeting ... [Published Huffington Post Black Voices - 19 hours ago]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Obamacare May Not Be Popular, But Its Provisions...

Brian Beutler on the way health care reform is playing out in the ....Instead, Pryor says, "I helped pass a law that prevents insurance companies from canceling your policy if you get sick or deny [sic] coverage based on pre-existing conditions.” Maybe ... [Published Mother Jones - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Guilt and persuasion, cont’d

Last night many of you had interesting things to say both for an against my general argument, something Marc summarizes better than I did. [A] judgmental approach is counterproductive. It has nothing to do with whether conservatives are worse ... [Published Balloon Juice - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Why American liberals failed on Gaza

During the July-August slaughter of Gaza residents, few liberal American commentators could muster the support for Palestinians’ right to self-determination, or even their right to not be mass murdered, yet these same analysts can conjure for certain ... [Published Middle East Eye - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Barack Obama Loathes Congress as Much as You Do

Ezra Klein responds to a New York Times article about President Obama's Obama does see socializing with Hill Democrats as a chore. But there's a lot that Obama sees as a chore and commits to anyway. The presidency, for all its power, is full of drudgery; ... [Published Mother Jones - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Persuading and hectoring

Kevin Drum responded to my ruminating about guilt and shame and how they trip up liberal causes. It’s human nature to get defensive when you feel guilty, and it’s hard to recruit defensive folks to your cause. If this were only an occasional problem, ... [Published Balloon Juice - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Do Liberals Rely Too Much on Guilt?

Spend some time following internet conversations about your liberal cause of the day (global warming, racial injustice, etc) and eventually someone will get to the nut of why the issue pisses many people off: they think activists want them to feel guilty ... [Published Mother Jones - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Once again, voter fraud by impersonation just doesn’t exist

From the Washington Post : Still the only voter ID anyone should need Election fraud happens. But ID laws are not aimed at the fraud you’ll actually hear about. Most current ID laws (Wisconsin is a rare exception) aren’t designed to stop fraud ... [Published Off the Kuff - Aug 20 2014]
Entities: Fraud, Allegation, Elections
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Read Stuff, You Should: Obamacare and Comments Sections

Happy Birthday to Amy Adams , 40. I always forget that she was in a “Buffy.”Gets us to the good stuff:1. I agree with pretty much everything from Scott Lemieux here , except for his speculation that Obamacare may become popular. It’s never going to poll ... [Published Bloomberg View - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

The Head of The Missouri GOP Thinks Voter...

Over the last couple days, voter registration booths have been popping up in Ferguson. There was one of the recently burnt-down QuikTrip convenience store, which has become a central gathering site of the protests, and another near the site where Michael ... [Published Mother Jones - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Don't Believe the Crocodile Tears Over High...

The US corporate tax code is inefficient, distortive, and staggeringly complex. Almost no one defends it on those grounds. But US multinational corporations, who have recently been engaged in a wave of tax inversions, have a different complaint: our tax ... [Published Mother Jones - Aug 19 2014]

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...The Star pointed out that the photo ID law would cost the state over $6 million next year, "a huge cost, especially because republicans have been able to produce zero examples of voter identity fraud in missouri." In fact, as my colleague Kevin Drum has exhaustively reported, incidents of voter fraud anywhere in the country are microscopically few; the New York...

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Links for 8-23-14 [Published Economist's View - 8 hours ago]
Ferguson Averages 3 Warrants Per Household, New... [Published Huffington Post Black Voices - 19 hours ago]
The Third Conversation [Published The League of Ordinary Gentlemen - 19 hours ago]
Obamacare May Not Be Popular, But Its Provision... [Published Mother Jones - Aug 22 2014]
Guilt and persuasion, cont’d [Published Balloon Juice - Aug 22 2014]
Why American liberals failed on Gaza [Published Middle East Eye - Aug 21 2014]
Why Congressional Democrats Are Upset that Pres... [Published TAPPED - Aug 21 2014]
Persuading and hectoring [Published Balloon Juice - Aug 21 2014]
Do Liberals Rely Too Much on Guilt? [Published Mother Jones - Aug 20 2014]
Barack Obama Loathes Congress as Much as You Do [Published Mother Jones - Aug 20 2014]
Read Stuff, You Should: Obamacare and Comments ... [Published Bloomberg View - Aug 20 2014]
The Head of The Missouri GOP Thinks Voter... [Published Mother Jones - Aug 20 2014]
The Head of The Missouri GOP Thinks Voter Regis... [Published MoJo Articles | Mother Jones - Aug 20 2014]
Once again, voter fraud by impersonation just d... [Published Off the Kuff - Aug 20 2014]
Rush to judgment on the Rick Perry indictment [Published The Reality-Based Community - Aug 19 2014]
Don't Believe the Crocodile Tears Over High... [Published Mother Jones - Aug 19 2014]
Happy to see liberals calling out other liberal... [Published Raw Story - Aug 19 2014]
Noted for Your Morning Procrastination for Augu... [Published Brad DeLong - Aug 19 2014]
Noted for Your Morning Procrastination for Augu... [Published J. Bradford DeLong's Grasping Reality with All ... - Aug 19 2014]
Obama On Vacation! Nation Panics! Or, Why Gripi... [Published Inquisitr - Aug 18 2014]
Spotlight on green news & views: Saving the sal... [Published Daily Kos - Aug 16 2014]
One sentence that explains why local police don... [Published VOX.com - Aug 16 2014]
We Created a Policing Monster By Mistake [Published Mother Jones - Aug 16 2014]
Europe Agrees to Arm the Kurds [Published Mother Jones - Aug 15 2014]
A California Hospital Charged $10,000 for a... [Published Mother Jones - Aug 15 2014]
Read Stuff, You Should: Seeing Ferguson [Published Bloomberg View - Aug 15 2014]
Blaming Lead, Not Hormones [Published Atlantic Monthly - Aug 14 2014]
Blaming Lead, Not Hormones [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Aug 14 2014]
Well, That Explains why People Voted for Ronald... [Published Daily Kos - Aug 14 2014]
Read Stuff, You Should: Is Hillary Really a Hawk? [Published Bloomberg View - Aug 14 2014]
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Links for 8-23-14 [Published Economist's View - 8 hours ago]
Chart of the Day: Welfare Reform and the Great Recession - Kevin Drum Shifts in the Beveridge Curve - Diamond and Sahin Core Success - Paul Krugman Types of unemployment - mainly macro How can we measure media power? - vox Why the Robots Might Not ...
The Third Conversation [Published The League of Ordinary Gentlemen - 19 hours ago]
[A waring to all that this is a fairly surly post; if you don't really feel like being pissed off at me today, turn back now.] I’m typing up a short piece on White Guilt, why I hate being told that it’s what motivates me, and why I think both BJ’s Tim ...
Guilt and persuasion, cont’d [Published Balloon Juice - Aug 22 2014]
Last night many of you had interesting things to say both for an against my general argument, something Marc summarizes better than I did. [A] judgmental approach is counterproductive. It has nothing to do with whether conservatives are worse ...
Why Congressional Democrats Are Upset that Pres... [Published TAPPED - Aug 21 2014]
The other day, the New York Times published a long article on President Barack Obama's miserable relationship with Congress, particularly the members of his own party. The point of the article is that Obama doesn't put much effort into building personal ...
Persuading and hectoring [Published Balloon Juice - Aug 21 2014]
Kevin Drum responded to my ruminating about guilt and shame and how they trip up liberal causes. It’s human nature to get defensive when you feel guilty, and it’s hard to recruit defensive folks to your cause. If this were only an occasional problem, ...
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