O'Connor blends professional experience with personal conviction to explain why she opposes judicial elections
Obama's domestic policy advisor makes the case for welcoming newcomers to the table during lean times
A hundred years ago, Abraham Flexner fought to make doctors' education as scientific as possible. Would he have approved of today's alternative medicine?
Lori Gottlieb speaks to parenting expert Wendy Mogel about the ways well-meaning parents can ruin their children.
A video guide to The Atlantic's July/August 2011 issue
Will Larry David finally outwit the universe in the upcoming eighth season of Curb Your Enthusiasm?
Two LAPD detectives interrogate a fellow officer suspected of committing a murder 23 years earlier
James Parker explains the appeal of shows like It's Me or the Dog and Meerkat Manor.
Hanna Rosin and Joshua Green discuss McConnell, Haley, and tensions in the new Congress.
Joshua Speckman demonstrates how new technology is warping the tennis world
James Parker comments on scenes of malfunctioning touch screens and overzealous soccer announcers.
James Fallows flies his plane over the mines of West Virginia and discusses the future of energy.
The Atlantic national correspondent discusses Monsoon, his new book about the Muslim cultures surrounding the Indian Ocean.
Nov. 7 is the 100th anniversary of the author's death. Did an 1891 Atlantic profile offer clues to the strange end of his life?
In July, Lieutenant Choi was discharged from the military for publicly declaring his homosexuality. In this interview with Atlantic Deputy Editor Scott Stossel, he reveals why he came out and explains the most insidious effects of Don't Ask, Don't Tell.
The National Book Award nominee discusses her architectural approach to writing and her fascination with dark history.
The National Book Award-nominated author discusses her books "The History of Love" and "Great House"
A group of U.S. soldiers sets off on one final, harrowing patrol before leaving Afghanistan
Atlantic editors look at the magazine's tradition of challenging established wisdom, which has led to stories both celebrated and strange.
Joshua Green and Marc Ambinder discuss the two major themes of this election cycle: the economy and loony candidates.