Big Government Headlines

  • Francis Fukuyama's Big Government Remedies For Identity Politics Won't Work: New at Reason

    Frank Fukuyama, a political scientist at Stanford University, catapulted to well-deserved intellectual superstardom in 1992 when he wrote a potent book declaring that with the collapse of Soviet communism, Western liberal democracy and the free market had triumphed and history had reached its "end"—it's ultimate fulfillment, it's final resting point. Human beings had now worked their way to a form of political organization most in harmony with their inner nature, exactly as the 18th C German...
  • Governments must change tack to contain global warming, says Big Oil

    By Amanda Cooper and Shadia NasrallaLONDON, Oct 10 (Reuters) - Governments not energy firms need to take the lead in achieve U.N. targets to contain global ...

    Mail Online
  • Texas takes big step forward with defeat of Oklahoma that also is big win for Big 12

    Texas may not be back but the Longhorns took a huge step forward with the defeat of Oklahoma in the Red River Rivalry.

  • Big Tech: We Won’t Display Alex Jones Content, but We Will Work with Chinese Government

    Google claims to believe in freedom of speech, but they are now engaging in domestic censorship, and helping to design a censored search engine in China.
  • Big Labor Spends Big on Dems

    Blue-collar union members, leaders have vastly different voting habits
  • Big Labor Drops Big Dollars on Dems

    Big Labor is dropping big money on the 2018 elections despite their own rhetoric about outside spending. Unions represent 12 of the top 25 largest outside spending organizations in the 2018 midterm elections. Two of the three highest institutional outside spenders are labor groups, according to the Center for Responsive Politics. The Carpenters and Joiners Union tops the list having spent $23.8 million on the midterm elections. Nearly all of that money has gone to aid Democratic congressional...

    Washington Free Beacon
  • Big receivers making the big plays for No. 9 Texas

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Facing third-and-long, Lil'Jordan Humphrey caught a quick pass on a play designed to get Texas a few yards. Then came a load of Longhorns teammates. Next came the surge. With his legs churning and Texas pushing, Humphrey and the Longhorns moved the pile another 10 yards. ...
  • Big receivers making the big plays for No. 9 Texas

    Facing third-and-long, Lil'Jordan Humphrey caught a quick pass on a play designed to get Texas a few yards. Then came a load of Longhorns teammates. Next came the surge. With … Click to Continue

  • The Deuce Lands Big Laughs in the Endearing "What Big Ideas"

    "The Deuce" lets deadpan reign in its fourth episode of the season, directed by the always stellar Uta Briesewitz.
  • iPhone XS Max first impressions: It's big, but not too big

    Does the biggest iPhone ever make a good first impression? Let's look.

  • Dell UltraSharp 49 is a big monitor matched by a big price

    Too bad, because it could be really convenient for a lot of us.

  • The Casio Rangeman GPR-B1000 is a big watch for big adventures

    The Casio Rangeman GPR-B1000 is comically large. That’s the first thing you notice about it. Based on the G-Shock design, this massive watch is 20.2mm thick and about 60mm in diameter, a true dinner plate of a watch. Inside the heavy case is a dense collection of features that will make your next outdoor adventure […]

  • New Sanders bill: If a bank is too big to fail, it's too big to exist

    In 2008, the Bush and Obama administrations both argued that they had a duty to transfer more than $700,000,000 of American taxpayers' money to the largest banks in the country, because these banks were "too big to fail" and allowing them to collapse would do much more harm than a mere $0.7 trillion subsidy. But of course, that wasn't their only option. As Matt Taibbi argued persuasively in his brilliant history of the crisis and its aftermath, The Divide, a bank that is on the verge of...

    Boing Boing
  • Big workload leads to big production for OSU's Justice Hill

    STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) - Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy limited running back Justice Hill's workload during the first four games to keep the dynamic playmaker fresh for the heart of the Big 12 schedule. Hill had just 46 carries before Saturday's 48-28 victory over Kansas, when his workload increased significantly. ...
  • Big cameras and big rivalries take center stage at Photokina

    Photokina is underway in London and the theme of the show is "large." Unusually for an industry that is trending towards the compact, the cameras on stage at this show sport big sensors, big lenses, and big price tags. But though they may not be for the average shooter, these cameras are impressive pieces of hardware that hint at things to come for the industry as a whole.

  • The Big Bang Theory Recap: Yin and Yang of The Big Bang

    A continuation of Sheldon and Amy’s wedding celebration would have been a good way to open this final season of The Big Bang Theory. I’m still disappointed we didn’t get to see which of Sheldon’s pop-culture obsessions inspired the wedding cake, how many single wedding guests Raj tried to scope ... More

  • Renteria looks at big picture, thinks big for White Sox

    One hundred losses? Rick Renteria thinks the other way around. “Do I think about what it’s going to feel like to win 100 games? Yes, I do," he said.

    Chicago Sun-Times
  • Alibaba’s Jack Ma Says Government Should Stick to Governing

    Chinese e-commerce tycoon Jack Ma used a government-sponsored forum to suggest regulators take a lighter touch in dealing with technology companies, saying the market should be allowed to decide how new industries like artificial intelligence develop.