Progressive groups will launch a coalition aimed at pressuring Republicans bent on repealing the Affordable Care Act.
A documentary film-maker was disinvited from an academic conference because an organizer feared she would be subject to ideologically motivated reprisals for hosting him.
The High Court will hear two cases related to a crucial issue––how states draw their legislative districts.
A century ago, millions of Americans banded together in defense of white, Christian America and traditional morality—and most of their compatriots turned a blind eye to the Ku Klux Klan.
A conversation with the Purdue University professor Su’ad Abdul Khabeer, whose new book documents the connection between Islam and hip-hop culture in the United States
President-elect Donald Trump has committed a sharp breach of protocol—one that underscores just how weird some important protocols are.
The president-elect’s allies are seeking to stop recounts in Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, and Michigan.
The president-elect spoke with President Tsai Ing-wen of Taiwan over the phone on Friday.
The North Carolina can’t resolve its gubernatorial race until Durham County recounts its votes. But that isn’t as simple a matter as it seems.
The mechanics of stripping empiricism out of America’s regulatory systems
Critics say she failed to energize the Democratic base. But vote totals show her biggest shortcomings were in counties that opposed Barack Obama the most.
The law was enormously difficult for Democrats to pass, and Republicans are discovering it might be just as hard to repeal.
The Minnesota progressive’s run for DNC chair demonstrates the pressures for the party as it tries to recover from a disastrous 2016 election.
President-elect Donald Trump touted his deal with the heating and air conditioning company Carrier in Indianapolis.
Maybe. But they may never have had much of a chance in the first place.
Defending the liberal project is a Sisyphean task in part because successfully inculcating liberal norms leads to habits that weaken the ability to sustain them.
Half expect their local communities to stay the same, or get worse.
They’re worried about poverty, hunger, drug addiction, and the “softness” of the country. And they’ve got high expectations for their president.
Big cities are economically ascendant, but politically isolated—and ready to fight to maintain economic growth and cultural diversity.
A new study offers data on the continued use of solitary confinement, and a corrections leader weighs in on the practice’s future.
Younger caucus members are frustrated with the entrenched, aging leadership of the Democratic Party.
Lawmakers hail the 21st Century Cures Act as a rare bipartisan compromise to fund public health programs, combat the opioid epidemic, and advance cancer treatment. Elizabeth Warren calls it extortion.