When the citizens of Ferguson and other communities pushed back against the criminal justice system, MSNBC host Chris Hayes was on the scene. Now he has some thoughts worth considering.
Bill Clinton rescued his party from near obscurity a quarter century ago. Democrats would be wise to closely examine the lessons of his tenure as they set out to rebuild after the devastating 2016 elections.
What Donald Trump did and didn’t learn from his childhood pastor Norman Vincent Peale.
Payday lenders thrive because big banks won’t serve the poor, but that doesn’t excuse their predatory practices.
The trouble with writing about the first two Terra Ignota books is knowing quite where to begin. They’re dense in ways that much modern science fiction is not. They engage with the existing literature and traditions, but quite unashamedly demand that readers abandon the usual reading protocols. If Gene Wolfe is one obvious point of reference (not… Read more »
Two thinkers on the left offer a guide to navigating the stormy seas of modernity.
What Trump can and cannot unwind.
The structural incentives for “losing to win.”
How America’s “secret war” in Laos transformed the CIA.
How the feckless meddling of Syria’s neighbors made the civil war there worse.