Charles Homans is the executive editor of The Atavist. He previously worked as a features editor at Foreign Policy. His work has also appeared in The New Republic and The Economist, and on several National Public Radio programs. He was an editor of the Washington Monthly from 2008 to 2010. Previously, he worked as a newspaper and public radio reporter in Washington, Wyoming, and Alaska’s Aleutian Islands. He was born and raised in Minnesota.
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What are the president’s grass roots good for?
Why the Saudis wish they’d discovered water instead.
The Obama administration experiments with data-driven democracy.
What the rural Midwest’s meth epidemic does, and doesn’t, say about the global economy.