Steven Waldman

Steven Waldman, a contributing editor, is the author of Sacred Liberty: America’s Long, Bloody and Ongoing Struggle for Religious Freedom, from which this article was adapted. He is also cofounder of Report for America.


Obama’s Anti-Trump Secret Weapon

President Obama just put Trump In a very-classy-and-beauitful-gold-plated box with his announcement that he now supports an increase in Social Security benefits. If Trump supports the idea he pisses off mainstream Republicans at a time he’s trying to court them. If he opposes it, he annoys his own base of crotchety white seniors. Most of… Read more »