Masthead members tell us how the Trump era has affected their politics.
It turns out militaries prefer bloodless takeovers.
You can’t predict the “radical isotope.”
Here’s the transcript and recording of the conference call on Nov. 6, 2017.
Masthead members conduct an experiment in persuasion
Here’s the transcript and recording of the October 30, 2017, call.
Germany’s new law poses an unprecedented challenge for the social giant
The deaths of four Americans gave an opening to conspiracy theorists
Here’s the transcript and recording of the conference call on Oct. 23, 2017.
A member makes the case for self-defense
Masthead members and Atlantic staff writer Alexis Madrigal agree: it can be dangerous
A literary matchmaking service, driven by members—and a delightful pet project from Atlantic product manager Andrew McGill
What sub-Saharan Africa has to teach us about democracy in the United States
Author Jonathan Katz reflects on what we can learn from the earthquake that struck Haiti in 2010
How we talk about incidents of violence makes a difference.
Here’s the transcript and audio recording of the call on Oct. 2, 2017.
How missteps in communication affected U.S.-Russia relations, and what it signals for North Korea.
How the Clinton Administration shaped block grants and welfare reform
Here’s the transcript and audio recording of the call on Sept. 25, 2017
Why Russia hasn’t (so far) influenced the German election, and a history of whimsy