Michele Norris has created an archive of more than 50,000 stories about race and identity.
Ta-Nehisi Coates explores how the 2016 election was a reaction to Obama’s presidency.
Sherry Turkle, the Director of the MIT “Initiative on Technology and Self,” discusses the relationship between talking in real life and cultivating empathy.
How worried should we be about robots taking over the world?
The lawyer and Gold Star father believes that Americans should look to its oldest documents for guidance.
Alondra Nelson discusses how ancestry tests can empower African Americans.
The 87-year-old labor leader who fought with Cesar Chavez says grassroots organizing is still effective.
The director of the Southern Poverty Law Center’s Intelligence Project discusses an alarming new trend.
New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu believes that the Civil War should be remembered, not revered.
Jon Lovett wonders if political commentary has become theater criticism.
The Wharton School organizational psychologist says kids should practice struggling.
After years of trying to match others’ voices, a comedian finds his own.
Author Kurt Andersen describes how the 1960s and the internet gave rise to the current political climate.
Richard Haass argues the administration's approach to foreign policy is a liability.
The former Acting attorney general reflects on her career and the decision that ended it.
Former Republican Congressman Mickey Edwards thinks Americans are ready for a new system.
The legendary jazz musician updates the American anthem for the magazine’s first podcast.
Anthony Ruffin’s personal mission to place the most vulnerable people living on the street in housing
America’s collective medical spending can be traced back to a very small group of people.
Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel says bipartisan ACA reform is the way forward.