A call for open-minded debate about all the reasons that blurred lines exist.
A conversation with a prominent Black Lives Matter activist, a retired police chief, and the head of the NAACP Legal Defense Fund.
In many jurisdictions, prosecutors are elected officials, and municipal courts operate with relative transparency, yet voters are ignorant of deep injustices that go on every day.
A Yale law professor suggests that oft-ignored truth should inform debates about what statutes and regulations to codify.
A computer security expert grapples with how to better protect us from cyberattacks.
The Obama Administration national security adviser on ISIS, Brexit, and the Rwanda genocide.
Which issues deserve to be discussed more widely, vigorously, or robustly?
The self-described billionaire’s off-brand approach to financing his campaign.
Checking in on the most influential movement conservative who hasn’t yet abandoned epistemic closure.
A new lawsuit takes aim at the Department of Education’s push to force colleges to decide cases based on “a preponderance of the evidence.”
Politicians who want to violate civil rights to combat terror miss a vital point—if they strip them away, they’ll be equally defenseless.
An ahistorical inquiry.
Deep divisions over gun control and the best response to Islamist terrorism are only part of the story–and unimportant compared to what unites the country.
Asking Democratic party elites to support him after he garnered fewer votes, won fewer states, and earned fewer pledged delegates cuts against the core spirit of his candidacy.
On Tuesday, the GOP nominee proved that he is capable of behaving himself for a night. But can he retain the support of his base if he sounds like a typical, boring politician?
Repudiating their support would be virtually unprecedented—but so, too, were Trump’s nakedly prejudiced attacks on a respected federal judge.
Faculty at Pomona College have set new guidlines—but the students who pushed for the change don’t agree among themselves on their implications.
Many Donald Trump supporters are justifiably upset about these attacks—and if they are, they should look more closely at what their own candidate has said and done.
Some Democratic primary voters are indulging in the dangerous fantasy that burning down the system is best.
Last week’s article “A Dialogue With a 22-Year-Old Donald Trump Supporter” inspired a lot of reader emails, including…