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The big lie Republicans are telling this election

September 13, 2019 at 10:25 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

In Republican ads for the House and Senate, there’s been a common theme: “I support forcing insurance companies to protect pre-existing conditions” “Kevin Cramer voted for guaranteed coverage for pre-existing coverage” “Force insurance companies to cover preexisting conditions” “I’m fighting to protect pre-existing conditions” The problem is, that’s not true. Most Americans are covered by

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“The big lie Republicans are telling this election”

The US government cannot be trusted so long as Donald Trump runs it

September 10, 2019 at 7:25 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Raise your right hand. Do you solemnly swear to tell the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth, so help you God? So long as Donald Trump is president, the actions of the US government and the men and the women who work for it cannot be trusted. To understand why, I want

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“The US government cannot be trusted so long as Donald Trump runs it”

How India runs the world’s biggest election

at 7:25 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

The world’s biggest democracy just had an election. The world’s biggest democratic election It’s a marathon election A mammoth undertaking It’s the world’s biggest exercise in democracy In India, voters picked its central government for the next five years. An eighth of the world’s population was eligible to vote in this election. This year, 2019,

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“How India runs the world’s biggest election”

Trump quits Iran nuclear deal, undoing years of diplomacy

September 8, 2019 at 12:25 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

The Iran deal is defective at its core. The United States will withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal. Trump has been saying he wants to exit the Iran nuclear deal for a long time. A deal that has so far prevented Iran from developing nuclear weapons. The United States no longer makes empty threats. When

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“Trump quits Iran nuclear deal, undoing years of diplomacy”

Why government agencies should move from DC to the Midwest

September 7, 2019 at 2:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

We have this mismatch. We have a number of Midwestern cities that are smaller than they used to be. “The city of Detroit has lost nearly two thirds of its population since its post-war peak.” “Cincinnati has lost 40 percent of its population since 1950.” “In 1950, nearly a million people lived in the city

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“Why government agencies should move from DC to the Midwest”

Monogamy, explained

September 4, 2019 at 6:26 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Hey! We have something special for you today. We’ve been hard at work on a new series with Netflix called “Explained.” If you like our YouTube, you’re gonna love this. The reason we’re making this show is because of you. You, our subscribers. So they let us share the entire first episode right here. There’s

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“Monogamy, explained”