April 17, 2014 -- Updated 1554 GMT (2354 HKT)
Michael Bloomberg and Shannon Watts say almost all Americans are ready for sensible gun laws, but politicians are cowed by the NRA. Everytown for Gun Safety will prove the NRA is not that powerful.
Ruben Navarrette says today, you'll find anti-Latino elements in the Democratic Party as well.
Peggy Drexler counts the ways Phyllis Schlafly's argument that equal pay reduces women's odds of marrying is flawed
Three scholars fear that Russian actions in Ukraine may force the nation to reacquire nuclear weapons and ignite a new global arms race, thanks to Vladimir Putin
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