A portrait of the Trump family as coastal elites
Republican Senator Jeff Flake takes on President Trump—but stops well short of calling for his removal.
Witnesses tell legislators that lots of so-called hate speech is constitutionally protected, that harassing or threatening speech is not, and that white supremacists ought to be denounced.
Four ways the president is validating Andrew Breitbart’s dictum on the primacy of culture in American politics
Even prominent right-wing populists are beginning to worry that they invested their faith in an unstable leader.
Even analysts who cannot agree on what the legislation actually says largely agree that Congress should reject it.
... and what that means for affordable housing across the country
Terminating the special counsel would show recklessness, imply corruption, and irrevocably damage the country.
Claremont McKenna punished multiple campus activists who shut down an event featuring a pro-police speaker—but were those punishments justified?
The Attorney General announced that the Department of Justice will engage in more civil-asset seizures, a practice many conservatives have recognized as a deplorable abuse.
The Harvard professor Steven Pinker objects to a proposal to ban various undergraduate social clubs, citing a model of higher education that many elite institutions are rejecting.
One of America’s most prestigious colleges may try to force its undergraduates to be more egalitarian towards one another––but not to anyone else.
A needless assault on two Minneapolis emotional-support pets is the latest demonstration of a persistent problem in law enforcement.
His son’s attempt to get dirt on Hillary Clinton shows the president to be either deeply clueless about his own campaign, or a shameless liar.
A Baton Rouge police officer blames the movement and its leaders for a killer’s acts.
Surrounded by cultural pressures to dislike the “other,” one undergraduate marshals empathy and charity.
Twenty years ago, Richard Rorty warned that “a spectatorial, disgusted, mocking Left” would give rise to a populist demagogue. Is it ready now to take his advice?
The Gold Star parent who made headlines at the Democratic National Convention offers advice on how citizens can “materially progress the American experiment.”
Three observers of American politics fear deepening division and polarization, and offer different proscriptions for the best way forward.
The retired general urges Congress to step up and address where the U.S. military should be waging war, even as he praises an extra-constitutional strike on Syria.