In politics and cultural controversies, the religious minority group is increasingly and unjustly vilified.
The former House Speaker was among the earliest to call for a war to oust Saddam Hussein, and weighed in often as it was being fought.
Ron Paul and Michele Bachmann are savaging Newt Gingrich. Will their supporters still back him if he wins the nomination?
The hour long conversation was a typical example of a broadcast journalist failing to hold a powerful politician accountable
He remains the most influential voice in the conservative movement. But unlike William F. Buckley, he shies away from clarifying clashes.
Who's been influencing the former Speaker? Those with far-seeing efforts at transformation are valued most
He wanted to "use this as the moment" to oust Saddam Hussein
Hint: It involves a gigantic dinosaur skull
During a 2003 "Meet the Press" appearance, Gingrich predicted America wouldn't return to balanced budgets until it accomplished much more
The comedian is horrified by the idea of indefinitely detaining Americans without trial or charges
His governing style has a glaring flaw: before trying to improve anything, he insists that it must be 'fundamentally' transformed
In 2008, the former House speaker lamented the government's success in stopping attacks and called for intense eavesdropping
The talk radio host takes heretic hunting to its logical conclusion
The Bush-administration lawyer and advocate of virtually unlimited executive power in war dismisses as "simpleminded" concerns he once shared
The movement can't support him without compromising itself. And opposing him if he's the GOP nominee? They likely don't have it in them.
She helped investigate alleged ethical lapses during his days as Speaker of the House
In old footage from Massachusetts, the then-Senate candidate squared off with an archetypal AV club interviewer
George Will understands why Republicans should run from him screaming. Why don't GOP primary voters?
Yes, he really plans to ask questions of Republican presidential candidates on TV
Have conservatives forgotten all their complaints about the GOP's last administration? The former speaker's surge makes no sense.