Stories by Rachel Maddow

Rachel Maddow is the host of her own show on Air America Radio. She has a doctorate in political science (she was a Rhodes Scholar) and a background in HIV/AIDS activism, prison reform, and other lefty rabblerousing. subscribe to Rachel Maddow's feed

Posted on: Sep 18, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Maddow gets to the bottom of a bizarre political mystery with Christian Right expert Frank Schaeffer.

Posted on: Sep 12, 2009, Source: The Rachel Maddow Show

Their path to political irrelevance continues unabated.

Posted on: Oct 31, 2008, Source: MSNBC

The Democratic candidate visited MSNBC's "The Rachel Maddow Show." Click through to view the second part of the interview.

Posted on: Oct 3, 2008, Source: MSNBC

McCain spent his 70th on a yacht with a Hollywood starlet and an A-List con man.

Posted on: Oct 5, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Gingrich told <i>Fortune</i> magazine, "I am not running for president. I am seeking to create a movement to win the future."

Posted on: Sep 21, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Breaking down the lowlights from what could be one of the more important developments of the 2008 Presidential Campaign.

Posted on: Sep 7, 2007, Source: AlterNet

How does Fred Thompson overcome his shady past and lack of substance? By working his "raw sex appeal."

Posted on: Aug 31, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Larry Craig's bathroom behavior is nothing compared to all the hooker hijinks his fellow Republicans have engaged in over the last year.

Posted on: Aug 9, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Why does Rachel Maddow hate gay politics? Let her count the ways.

Posted on: Jul 27, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Tancredo’s not gonna be in the presidential race for all that long, but while we've still got to kick around, he could be a perfect case study for the inadvertently psychologically revealing nature of campaign materials.

Posted on: Jul 19, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Just about all the Republicans think they have going for them right now is the fact that they're white and they have creepy ads about "protecting our children."

Posted on: Jul 11, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Have the presidential candidates become any less stupid on the Iraq issue? Not by a long shot.

Posted on: Jul 6, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Rachel Maddow prepares her own questions for the CNN-YouTube presidential debate.

Posted on: Jun 21, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Which presidential candidate is looking better these days to you?

Posted on: Jun 14, 2007, Source: AlterNet

In the latest edition of "Campaign Asylum", Rachel Maddow explores Huckabee's battle against the exposure of the upper thigh.

Posted on: Jun 6, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Rachel Maddow wonders what function George W. Bush would serve in a theoretical future Republican White House.

Posted on: Jun 1, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Rachel Maddow explores her conspiracy theory about the Bush family's plans to extend their stay in the White House.

Posted on: May 25, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Rachel Maddow investigates the new rationale 2008 GOP candidates are giving for why we went to War in Iraq, they're saying it was Bill Clinton's idea.

Posted on: Apr 3, 2007, Source: AlterNet

How to show loyalty to Bush while dumping on the guy whose job you seek...