The once-dynamic state is closing the door on economic opportunity.
The battle over teaching race in North Carolina schools prompts an ideological role reversal on both antidiscrimination and speech.
The children’s-book author Anastasia Higginbotham and I disagree about how to teach young Americans about police killings and racism.
The journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones appears to be a victim of viewpoint discrimination. Academic freedom needs a vigorous defense—and not just at UNC.
True inclusion requires viewpoint diversity, the educator Erin McLaughlin argues, and children should be taught how to think—not what to think.
The three populist pillars of a new approach to vaccinating America: beer, bacon, and lottery tickets
Exaggerated narratives could yield misguided policy responses—which would endanger many more kids.
Elon Musk’s critics are trying to dragoon Saturday Night Live into a needless political fight.
Every police killing, like every plane crash, warrants careful review by a federal agency.
Amid progress toward transgender acceptance, the social-media war over “super-straight” shows how not to resolve delicate questions about dating norms.
In Evanston, Illinois, a Black parent and school-board candidate takes on a curriculum meant to combat racism.
A curriculum inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement is spreading, raising questions about the line between education and indoctrination.
The talk-radio host, who died this week, hurt the conservative movement.
Valdary’s Theory of Enchantment elicits unusual openness, trust, and engagement from ideologically diverse observers.
The former president’s 2015 backers, in their own words
The government does not exclusively kill people who are on death row. It condemns many to die by drone strike.
While punishing insurrection, Americans should guard against the unjust and the counterproductive.
Many on the right still won’t acknowledge that Trump egged on his most deluded and dangerous supporters.
A lame duck’s deadly last hurrah
No one will miss 2020.