The Atlantic’s Ta-Nehisi Coates answers my most difficult questions.
The stunning human-rights abuses of a U.S. ally
A conversation with the journalist about his search for closeness to God, and the future of American Jewry
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Will Israel’s prime minister recognize that his country faces more than one threat to its existence?
The Israeli prime minister mobilized the world to confront Tehran. But the world’s definition of success was not his.
In the nation’s largest maximum-security prison, a remarkable warden has turned to religion to bring morality to the inmates.
Rehabilitation and reform in America's largest maximum security prison
The top lobbyist for the agreement, along with John Kerry’s former chief of staff, answer a prominent critic’s questions for President Obama.
A small note on a large issue. The Iran nuclear agreement has provoked partisans on all sides of the debate…
It is not too late to strengthen the Iran deal, a prominent critic says.
Joseph Norfleet is currently serving a life sentence in the Louisiana State Penitentiary.
It's Mitch Landrieu's mission to curb the spike in fatal shootings among African American men in his city.
A close read of Obama and Kerry’s comments on whether Iranian leaders seek Israel’s destruction
Since 1980, more than 260,000 black men have been killed in America. Mitch Landrieu, the mayor of New Orleans, is on a crusade to stop the killing.
The Republican senator is “not sure” Congress can kill the agreement, which he dismisses as a “piece of paper” that Tehran will disregard and exploit.
In an interview, the U.S. secretary of state argues that rejecting the nuclear pact will confirm the Iranian leader's anti-American suspicions, deal a devastating blow to a diplomatic breakthrough, and increase the likelihood of war.
California Representative Adam Schiff, the ranking Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, has decided to come out in favor of the nuclear agreement.