Stories by Ana Marie Cox

Ana Marie Cox is political columnist for the Guardian US.  subscribe to Ana Marie Cox's feed

Posted on: Aug 13, 2014, Source: The Guardian

The air strikes are happening—let’s hold Obama and his military accountable.

Posted on: Aug 5, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Maybe...but Republicans first have to acknowledge that there’s a problem to be solved.

Posted on: Jul 14, 2014, Source: The Guardian

The backlash machine has finally, completely backfired.

Posted on: Jul 9, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Americans don't seem to get that all guns are death waiting to happen.

Posted on: Jun 11, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Beating a House Majority Leader for the first time in 115 years doesn't mean Washington needs to hail the conquering Tea Party hero...even if it already has.

Posted on: Apr 28, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Wayne LaPierre and Co. want you to pay the ultimate price for your freedom.

Posted on: Apr 8, 2014, Source: The Guardian

How low can the Republicans go in their attacks on women?

Posted on: Mar 18, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Smarter sentencing. Fewer people in jail. Fewer people dying. See? Sometimes Limited Government can be a good thing.

Posted on: Mar 14, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Does he think black people are lazy? He definitely thinks poor people are. And laws reinforce lawmakers with logic like that.

Posted on: Mar 10, 2014, Source: The Guardian

They're trying, but Republicans have backed themselves into a corner when it comes to gender.

Posted on: Jan 20, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Are government or private businesses the bigger threat to abuse our private information?

Posted on: Jan 16, 2014, Source: The Guardian

You keep a gun out of an argument, you will save lives. Thousands are killed in the US because quarrels escalate fatally.

Posted on: Jan 13, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Sadly, the West Virginia spill just isn't as interesting for the media and public as the Chris Christie revenge conspiracy. It should be.

Posted on: Jan 9, 2014, Source: The Guardian

The Florida Senator is no 'Republican Obama,' he's a Latino Rick Santorum.

Posted on: Jan 2, 2014, Source: The Guardian

We already knew he was racist and homophobic. Now it emerges that he thinks girls should marry at 15 or 16.

Posted on: Dec 18, 2013, Source: The Guardian

Our elected official's inertia on privacy issues comes from the fact that there's no money – and few votes – in civil rights.

Posted on: Dec 12, 2013, Source: The Guardian

The only reason to want a 3D printed gun is to threaten security—but Congress failed to ban them.

Posted on: Dec 4, 2013, Source: The Guardian

In the absence of facts, conservative media just made things up to fit their narrative.

Posted on: Nov 19, 2013, Source: The Guardian

As Liz Cheney tries to appear as conservative as possible to get elected in Wyoming, her family again denigrates gay sister Mary.

Posted on: Oct 31, 2013, Source: The Guardian

The former VP has returned from the shadows – weirdly, to court the Tea Party for daughter Liz's Senate run. Happy Halloween!

Posted on: Oct 4, 2013, Source: The Guardian

And it should make you mad.

Posted on: Sep 11, 2013, Source: The Guardian

Startling statistics reveal the deadly and tragic consequences of America's infatuation with firearms.

Posted on: Aug 29, 2013, Source: The Guardian

Obama proposes a new federal ranking system for colleges. But this will only change the way we score the competition, it won't change what colleges are competing for: loan dollars

Posted on: Aug 3, 2013, Source: The Guardian

t's not about Obama or party loyalty. It's about the reality that public opinion on privacy versus security can change quickly.

Posted on: Jun 26, 2013, Source: The Guardian

'Unruly gals' like Davis are responsible for nearly everything good in Texas, including stopping the latest abortion ban.

Posted on: Nov 20, 2012, Source: Comment Is Free

Republicans' future hangs on whether they prefers the 'conservative entertainment complex' to reality.

Posted on: Feb 19, 2012, Source: Comment Is Free

Most Republicans like to talk about contraception and sexuality without actually talking about sex. Santorum seems to revel in it--and it freaks the GOP out.

Posted on: Apr 15, 2004, Source: In These Times

Media coverage of so-called 'cool conservatives' reveals a disturbing inability to differentiate between politics and style.

Posted on: Feb 17, 2004, Source: In These Times

'The Apprentice,' a show that asks us to root for someone to lose his or her job, has found an audience in the midst of a jobless economic recovery.

Posted on: Jan 6, 2004, Source: In These Times

While superficially compelling, 'Shattered Glass' fails to show why the tarnished New Republic writer’s deceptions matter.

Posted on: Dec 15, 2002, Source: In These Times

Circular debates about liberal bias obscures the broader effects of media consolidation, which promotes pro-business coverage at the expense of diversity.

Posted on: Jul 17, 2002, Source: In These Times

More women are winning elections but that doesn't mean it's easy to be a female candidate.