Why Democrats Could Do Better in November Than Everyone Thinks
A frenzy of hospital mergers could leave the typical American family spending 50 percent of its income on health care within ten years—and blaming the Democrats. The solution requires banning price discrimination by monopolistic hospitals.
Independent ranchers and animal rights activists don’t agree about much, except that it’s time to stop using federal tax dollars to support the meat lobby.
How corporations are using the First Amendment to destroy government regulation.
How a secret government sweetheart deal for Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder wrecked a great park ranger’s career.
How high schools condition students to accept their lot.
Competition with China really isn’t a zero-sum game. So why does it feel that way?
Even in his private correspondence, Arthur Schlesinger Jr. was an unapologetic Kennedy partisan.
How a low-quality online college is helping poor students in Haiti and beyond.
Nudged by Bill Clinton, an economy based more on recreation than extraction is transforming the rural West.
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A conversation with Anne-Marie Slaughter, policy planning chief in Hillary Clinton’s State Department, on the future of military interventionism.
Why elite colleges with the fewest low-income students get the most work-study money.
How tourism has become a tool of occupation.
No exit Imagine your reaction to being trapped in the backseat of a car having to listen to Ted Cruz quote from one speech of his after another. I suspect my own would be very similar to that of the Weekly Standard’s Andrew Ferguson: “I made a quick calculation as to how many vertebrae I… Read more »
During the 2008 campaign, Barack Obama famously compared his potential presidency to that of Ronald Reagan, saying that the Gipper had “changed the trajectory of America in a way that Richard Nixon did not and in a way that Bill Clinton did not.” Reporters at the time saw this as a none-too-subtle jab at his… Read more »
“Stop and frisk” isn’t just a reality in New York City. New data shows how police target African Americans on highways across America.