Laura Brunts
  • White America Reacts

    Articles from the turn of the 20th century onwards show that the breakdown of racial hegemony in America has been a slow, challenging process

  • Ghana: Africa's Rising Star

    A peaceful and well-conducted national election bodes well for democracy in Ghana and the rest of Africa

  • The Great Depression

    Atlantic articles from the 1930s reveal how Americans reinvented banking, restructured the economy, and dealt with challenges unsettlingly parallel to those of today.