The answer can be found in the conservative movement’s turn against mass incarceration.
Four companies decide what meat you eat, two choose what milk you buy, and soon only one will determine what beer you drink. Are we all fine with that?
Zachary Roth’s new book is a scathing indictment of Republican efforts to undermine democracy.
How Afghan “veteran” Sebastian Junger promotes PTSD denial and dismissal.
Sidney Blumenthal’s elegant chronicle of Abraham Lincoln’s political apprenticeship
Thomas Frank’s factually un-rigorous assault on the Clinton and Obama administrations.
The Rohingya may well be the most persecuted people on the planet, and nobody, including the United States, is lifting a finger to help.
Progressives should know that faith has been a part of the liberal vision for the country since our founding.
The first session of the U.S. Congress was as bitter and riven by divisions—over ideology, taxes, federal versus state power, the role of “big money,” flexible versus strict interpretation of the Constitution—as the 114th Congress. The difference is, we can be proud of the first.
A political thriller explores how our antiquated Electoral College system could be put to nefarious use.