Blaming Trump’s rise on partisan gridlock masks just how ruthlessly the GOP set the stage for his demagoguery.
They dislike Trump because of who he is, not what he has done.
A libertarian economist calls for ending public education as we know it. It’s a radical proposal—and deeply wrong.
The profession confronts a grim question: Are we witnessing the end of the world’s oldest democracy?
Industrialized health care has suppressed the human interaction that forms the ineffable “art” of medicine—while failing to achieve true efficiency.
How a model of democratization became patient zero for the global rise of authoritarianism.
The slaveholding oligarchy was defeated in the Civil War. But concentrations of wealth and power continue to threaten our democracy.
With authoritarianism on the rise at home and abroad, now is no time to give up on the American experiment.
Democrats’ vision that our broken economy simply needs to correct for market failures has its limits.
Even in the age of Donald Trump, at least in some ways, things have never been better.