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About Blog – ThinkProgress is an American political news blog. It is a project of the Center for American Progress (CAP), a progressive public policy research and advocacy organization. It is dedicated to providing readers with rigorous reporting and analysis from a progressive perspective. It is divided into the sections climate, economy, health, justice, LGBT, world, culture, sports, politics and features.
About Blog – Daily Kos, a brainchild of blogger Markos Moulitsas, is one of the oldest political blogs on the Web and it is unashamedly liberal. It gets about 25 million hits a month and has thousands of readers commenting every day. Expect a lot of heated discussions here.
About Blog – PoliticusUSA brings you news, political commentary & analysis from a liberal point of view. We’re independent and fact-based but never lacking for grounded, hard-hitting opinions. At Politicususa, liberal means open-minded; we don’t subscribe to any agenda but the truth. PoliticusUSA has no corporate funding and no masters.
About Blog – Moveon.org is a popular Democratic blog that focuses on grassroots political activism. While you will certainly enjoy reading the blog posts here, don’t expect any objectivity. The bloggers at Moveon.org are very opinionated and not afraid to reveal their biases.
St. Louis, Missouri
About Blog – The Gateway Pundit is one of the top political websites. The Gateway Pundit has 12 million visits each month. It is consistently ranked as one of the top political blogs in the nation.
About Blog – Michelle Malkin has a very aggressive, in-your-face way of blogging that has certainly found many takers. She is a leading conservative blogger. Her blog posts are intense, powerfully written and get to the core of the matter in no time at all. She is one of the leaders of the conservative movement.
About Blog – HotAir.com is a famously cynical conservative blog which features commentary from celebrated bloggers Allahpundit and Ed Morrissey. HotAir.com celebrates its 10th anniversary this year and it’s fair to say the folks here have been conflicted about supporting Republican nominee Donald Trump, who they don’t consider conservative enough for their taste.
NY & DC
About Blog – TalkingPointsMemo.com is a very smart liberal blog that believes in analyzing each issue methodically and objectively rather than shouting from the rooftops. This blog has been ahead of the mainstream media on a number of occasions, such as when it reported on a US Justice Department scandal in which Assistant US Attorneys were fired for entirely political reasons.
About Blog – Red State was supposed to be the voice of the Republican Party, but in this crazy election, Editor-in-Chief Erick Erickson has decided to part ways with the GOP because of his opposition to the Republican nominee, Donald Trump. It still retains a plenty of support and serves as the voice of disgruntled Republicans frustrated by how events have turned out in 2016.
About Blog – Paul Staines, otherwise known as Guido Fawkes, certainly lives up to his pseudonym. His blog, which is described as a ‘’discussion on parliamentary plots, rumours & conspiracy’’ is nothing short of explosive. Not content with simply dissecting the murky goings on in Westminster, Staines breaks the news that politicians don’t want you to hear, & you get the impression he’s enjoying every minute.
About Blog – Founded by Tim Montgomerie who has been described as ‘’one of the most influential Tories outside of the cabinet”, Conservative Home was created as a hotspot for grassroots Conservative supporters. With a Tory Diary and a Majority section to explore how the Conservatives can win a majority at the next election, Conservative Home delivers all you need from the right end of the spectrum.
About Blog – Canadian Political News & Commentary. iPolitics is independent, non-partisan and committed to providing timely, relevant, insightful content to those whose professional or personal interests require that they stay on top of political developments in Ottawa and the provinces.
About Blog – Politics.co.uk is an impartial political website with no political affiliation, which prides itself on standing out as an independent voice in a landscape where the norm is to nail your colours to the mast. Up to the minute UK politics news, features, view and analysis, plus guides, briefings and debate.
About Blog – RealClearPolitics is the trusted, non-partisan convener in a content-rich media environment, thoughtfully curating the best coverage from every angle of the day’s most critical issues. As a destination for elected officials, opinion leaders, and engaged citizens, RealClearPolitics provides a platform to elevate the best-of-the-best in journalism.
About Blog – European Politics, Policy, Government News. POLITICO covers the politics, policy and personalities of the European Union. With reporting assets across the Continent, POLITICO’s coverage includes video features, regular columns, photo galleries, cartoons and political forums.
About Blog – Exposing the role that Islamic jihad theology and ideology play in the modern global conflicts. You will see Here that they are made up largely of quotations from Islamic jihadists and the traditional Islamic sources to which they appeal to justify violence and terrorism. My work sheds light on what these sources say.
About Blog – Edited by William Kristol and Fred Barnes, The Weekly Standard made its debut in 1995. The magazine’s all-star writers provide insightful commentary and original reporting on American politics and foreign affairs.
About Blog – Vox is a popular liberal blog run by former Washington Post journalist, Ezra Klein. It features a number of popular personalities such as the author Matt Yglesias. The blog claims to be neutral, but has largely liberal sensibilities. It has some of the best content on public policy and economics that you will find online.
New York, NY
About Blog – FiveThirtyEight, created by Nate Silver, who is best known for election forecasts such as the 2012 presidential election in which FiveThirtyEight correctly predicted the vote winner of all 50 states. The site regularly publishes articles by creating or analyzing statistical information on a wide variety of topics in current politics news.
About Blog – Investigative journalism, politics, chart-tastic, sometimes sarcastic. Mother Jones is a leading independent news organization, featuring investigative and breaking news reporting on politics. Winner of six National Magazine Awards and the Online News Association Award for Online Topical Reporting.
About Blog – Fiercely independent coverage of politics and power from Salon. Salon covers breaking news, politics, culture, technology and entertainment through investigative reporting, fearless commentary and criticism, and provocative personal essays.
About Blog – A blog about Atlanta politics, Georgia politics, elections, politicians and campaigns from The Atlanta Journal-Constitution curated by Jim Galloway, Greg Bluestein and Tamar Hallerman. Because all politics is local.
About Blog – Get Political views from Chicago Sun Times. One of the 10 most-read daily newspapers in the United States, the Chicago Sun-Times has won eight Pulitzer Prizes and is home to such renowned journalists as political columnist Lynn Sweet, film critic Richard Roeper and sports writer Rick Telander.
About Blog – Powerlineblog.com is a hugely popular conservative blog run by a team of distinguished lawyers and academics – John H. Hinderaker, Scott W. Johnson, Paul Mirengoff and Steven Hayward. If you are looking for a passionate and incisive commentary on US politics, this is the place to be.
About Blog – aclean’s is Canada’s only national weekly current affairs magazine. Maclean’s enlightens, engages, and entertains 2.8 million readers with strong investigative reporting and exclusive stories from leading journalists in the fields of international affairs, social issues, national politics.
About Blog – Blog by Pamela Geller has led awareness campaigns in U.S., Europe, and Israel on behalf of the victims and potential victims of honor killing, for the human rights of apostates from Islam, for the freedom of speech, and more.
About Blog – Taegan Goddard is the founder Political Wire, It is one of the earliest political blogs, updated around the clock with the most interesting news, buzz and commentary from inside the halls of government.
About Blog – The Cook Political Report is an independent, non-partisan newsletter that analyzes elections and campaigns for the US House of Representatives, US Senate, Governors and President as well as American political trends.
About Blog – The Center for Politics, a nonpartisan unit of the University of Virginia, seeks to promote the value of politics and the importance of civic engagement. Government works better when politics works better, and politics works better when citizens are informed and involved participants.
About Blog – Maintained and edited by Stuart Campbell, Wings Over Scotland is a pro-independence (although not SNP aligned) website offering commentary and analysis on politics in Scotland. Campbell takes particular aim at reporting from the mainstream media, and if you take a look on the ‘about’ page you’ll find disparaging quotes from journalists proudly displayed.
About Blog – “We deal in illusions, man. None of it is true. But you people sit there day after day, night after night, all ages, colors, creeds. We’re all you know. You’re beginning to believe the illusions we’re spinning here. You’re beginning to think that the tube is reality and that your own lives are unreal.
New York City, NY
About Blog – AMERICAblog is one of America’s top political sites for news and commentary. AMERICAblog focuses on American and world politics from a progressive perspective, with a particular focus on civil rights.
About Blog – LabourList is the foremost independent blog for all things Labour, and a discussion platform for everything from the NHS to the EU. While taking a mostly centre-left position, LabourList encompasses a broad range of progressive views, providing analysis and commentary on news from Westminster, local government and the Labour party itself.
San Francisco, CA
About Blog – International politics subreddit is for international politics and news only. This is created to counterbalance the US demographic profile of Reddit and provide a place for the rest of the world politics to be placed in the spotlight. This also means a blanket rule for everything US related even if it is in an international setting.
About Blog – Hugh Hewitt is a major voice in Conservative circles. He is an academic, a prominent lawyer and a nationally syndicated radio show host. He has served in the Reagan Administration and is a leading political commentator in the US. His opinions are always worth a read.
About Blog – The most read independent Liberal Democrat website, this is a site run by and for Lib Dem members and activists. As well as keeping readers up to date with all the key political news, the site regularly polls its ‘members only’ section, giving a unique view of political events from a purely Lib-Dem perspective.
Belfast, Dublin, Brussels etc
About Blog – Slugger O’Toole takes a critical look at politics in Ireland and Britain, bringing its readership ‘open source’ analysis from the mainstream media and the wider world of blogging. While Northern Ireland is the main focus on Slugger O’Toole, you can also expect intelligent conversation on politics further afield.
About Blog – TalkLeft blog provides liberal coverage of crime-related political and injustice news. The blog is intended for the public, journalists covering crime-based news and politics, policy makers and of course, the criminal defense community. It was created by Denver-based criminal defense attorney Jeralyn Merritt in 2000.
About Blog – It is all obvious or trivial except blog by Tim Worstall. His Odd bits and pieces of his writing have been known to turn up in The Times, the book pages of the Daily Telegraph and the Philadelphia Inquirer, he\’s been a long term contributor to TCS Daily and also blogs for The Business and the Adam Smith Institute.
About Blog – Political Research Associates is a social justice think tank devoted to supporting movements that are building a more just and inclusive democratic society. We expose movements, institutions, and ideologies that undermine human rights.
About Blog – Labour Uncut is the blog to read if you want insight into the trials and tribulations of the Labour Party. Sometimes scathing in its dissection of Labour policy, it also gives opinion on the steps the party must take to win the next general election. Contributors use the blog as a platform to show where it feels the party has gone wrong, what it could do better and how this can happen.
Indianapolis & Nashville, IN
About Blog – Politics Indiana, established in 1994, is one of the few subscriber-based journalism models that consistently earns a profit in an era where many publications and website content are given away to consumers expecting free content. Howey’s life-long passion for political science and history have fueled his entrepreneurial journalism career.
About Blog – Douglas is an optimist. He believes the world is getting better, and favours free markets, accountable government and individual liberty. Douglas helped found Vote Leave, the successful campaign to get Britain out of the EU. His book , The End of Politics and the Birth of iDemocracy, anticipated many of the changes that we are now seeing throughout the Western world.
About Blog – Alastair John Campbell is a British journalist, broadcaster, political aide and author, best known for his work as Downing Street Press Secretary, followed by Director of Communications and Strategy, for prime minister Tony Blair.
About Blog – A Political Studies Association of Ireland (PSAI) blog for discussion of politics, policy and political reform. The purpose of the forum is to provide up-to-date analysis of contemporary political events and to encourage moderated comment on all issues relating to politics, policy, and political reform (broadly conceived).
About Blog – Blog by Mike Allison. An Associate Professor & Chair, Political Science Dept, Education for Justice Coordinator at The Univ of Scranton. Former Fulbrighter to Guatemala, El Salvador, Shares his views on Politics.
About Blog – I am Professor and Chair of the Department of Political Science and Public Administration at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. I am also the editor of the academic journal The Latin Americanist.
About Blog – The blog that NOBODY reads… but everyone gets upset about. Exposing the dark underside of the political world of Clark County, Washington… The least read and most talked about blog around.
About Blog – Widely cited as one of the oldest and most-read political blogs in the city. This blog is listed as one of four of the best state political blogs in Pennsylvania by The Washington Post’s The Fix. Blog by Maria Lupinacci.
About Blog – We seek to improve the system as we search for ways of improving the human condition. We are not afraid to initiate change. Without compromising our principles, our search for solutions is driven not by rigid ideology but by the question, “What is best?” We’re the Alberta Liberal Party, and we are here to stand up for you.
About Blog – A blog about liberal politics and progressive social issues. A retired American who lived in Penang, Malaysia, and now has returned to the US shares his thoughts, views and opinions on a variety of subjects ranging from the ridiculous to the controversial. The contents are only limited by his imagination.
About Blog – Mainly politics posts from a former activist turned politics teacher, with a few “etc” additions. Former political activist who once enjoyed hovering round the fringes of political activity and now simply teaches it. Having been a Tory councillor and parliamentary candidate in the past, I’m now ‘non-aligned’, which doesn’t mean unopinionated!
About Blog – World Politics 101 gives you an overview, and a critical review of what goes on in the world of politics. World Politics 101 welcomes your comments, and if you feel like joining, a guest article on politics is welcomed.
About Blog – See the President’s daily schedule, explore behind-the-scenes photos from inside the White House, and find out all the ways you can engage with the most interactive administration in our country’s history.
Mt. Holly, NJ
About Blog – This site is authored by K. Srinivasan, Founder of Prime Point Foundation, Chennai. Srinivasan is a communication consultant. He is also a social activist, deeply interested in encouraging youngsters towards good politics and governance. Every year, he is also presenting Sansad Ratna Awards to the top performing Lok Sabha Members.
About Blog – A daily look at state-by-state election polling, national polling trends, and news relating to the 2016 Presidential campaign. Politically moderate with a slight conservative lean, though I strive to keep my personal beliefs out of the political math.
About Blog – Nobody knows politics like POLITICO. Launched in January 2007 with the mission of covering the politics of Capitol Hill, the presidential campaign, and the business of Washington lobbying and advocacy with enterprise, style, and impact.
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