A Chicago cop now faces murder charges—but will anyone hold his colleagues, his superiors, and elected officials accountable for their failures?
Students at Princeton University are protesting the ways it honors the former president, who once threw a civil-rights leader out of the White House.
A century and a half after Reconstruction, fights over voter suppression and police brutality reveal that it remains an unfinished project.
3 people died and 9 more were injured after a gunman attacked a facility in Colorado Springs; a suspect is in custody.
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Knowing a voter’s second choice for president might say more about the future of the race than asking them for their first.
As the public’s fear and loathing surge, the frontrunner’s durable candidacy has taken a dark turn.
Activists are clashing in the streets with the same police force whose actions they’re protesting.
Last November, politicians sparred over President Obama’s executive action on immigration. This year, it’s the Syrian refugee debate that’s tapping into concerns about American identity.
The birds don’t typically live long after their trip to the White House, but they do live luxuriously.
The Republican frontrunner has surged in the polls by taking a tough stance on immigration—and if critics want to stop him, that’s what they need to attack.
A bipartisan agreement to replace George W. Bush’s signature No Child Left Behind law could pass next month.
The candidate: Hillary Clinton The gaffe: Perhaps it’s more the denouement of a gaffe. During a Facebook chat Tuesday…
The Texas senator, known for attention-grabbing stunts, has quietly caught up to Trump in Iowa.
Last week MSNBC host, and former Congressman, Joe Scarborough seemed shocked that Princeton students would object to having numerous buildings…
Late last night I explained why I thought that Nancy Sherman’s Afterwar was an important non-fiction entry in the still-not-large-enough…
The Republican frontrunner has persuaded voters shaken by events abroad that the greatest threats lie within the United States.
The Speaker’s reformist ambitions fall victim to his need to manage the media cycle.
The ambitious effort that could transform the institution and inform how other campuses respond to student protests.
Some conservatives are defying expectation and backing the Vermont senator.
The Republican candidate’s attacks on Muslims threaten the religious freedom of all faiths.
Prosecutors indict a Chicago police officer for first-degree murder and release a “deeply disturbing” video of the shooting.