Terrorism is always one bad day away from being issue No. 1.
Savor this moment, in the name of the 3,000, May 2, 2011. CNN.com.
Politics is history in the present tense.John Avlon
The far-right and far-left can be equally insane.John Avlon
Politics follows the lines of physics: every action creates an equal and opposite reaction.John Avlon
Extremes are ultimately their own side's worst enemy.John Avlon
Demagogues always do well in economic downturns.John Avlon
If you only take offense when the president of your party is compared to Hitler, then you're part of the problem.John Avlon