Why Obama Fears for Our Democracy

In an exclusive interview, the former president identifies the greatest threats to the American experiment, explains why he’s still hopeful, and opens up about his new book.

Portrait Obama
© Jordan Casteel. Photo of painting: David Schulze

What Is MasterClass Actually Selling?

The ads are everywhere. You can learn to serve like Serena Williams or write like Margaret Atwood. But what MasterClass really delivers is something altogether different.

Illustration with Serena Williams, Natalie Portman, Gordon Ramsay, Malcolm Gladwell
Illustration by Jade Purple Brown; Graham Denholm / Getty; Jérôme Favre / Bloomberg / Getty; MasterClass

The Man Who Broke Politics

Newt Gingrich turned partisan battles into bloodsport, wrecked Congress, and paved the way for Trump’s rise. Now he’s reveling in his achievements. (From 2018)

Amy Lombard