Many leading Democratic candidates are running against free trade, but trade is popular—especially in Iowa.
Instead of denying threats to the planet, far-right propagandists seize on them as another means of sowing racial panic.
To treat great-power competition as an afterthought is irresponsible, even dangerous. The 2020 presidential candidates did just that.
As Warren and Sanders dominate the party’s agenda, centrists are left sniping from the sidelines.
In the past, the president riled up his base by exploiting violent incidents in the news. Now he just manufactures his own controversies.
When Democrats are accused of anti-Semitism, Republicans understand that coded language can be hurtful. But Trump’s racist comments get a pass.
The former vice president goes on the offensive against the rivals to his left.
The return of a vanquished disease reflects historical amnesia, declining faith in institutions, and a troubling lack of concern for the public good.
Despite trawling social media, conservative publications found scant evidence that mainstream commentators approved of an attack on a journalist.
The 2020 hopefuls aren’t for open borders—but they don’t want to sound like Trump either.
What happens after the bombing starts? The people pushing for a fight with Tehran have offered only the vaguest details.
Ocasio-Cortez’s “concentration camps” comment questions an old orthodoxy: that only other countries—and not the U.S.—are capable of evil.
The Israeli television show’s deft combination of particularity and universality lies at the core of its appeal.
Throughout its history, America has attacked countries that did not threaten it.
For a party dependent on highly educated voters, Buttigieg’s rise and Warren’s resurgence foretell the future.
Trump may be breaking China and the United States apart—and the 2020 candidates haven’t voiced any clear alternatives.
The 2020 candidates are resisting the latest brush with war, but they’re not going far enough.
In his announcement video, the former vice president bathes the past in a warm glow.
Democrats and Republicans echo Trump’s anti-Beijing rhetoric, but escalating tensions could leave Americans far worse off.
The Minnesota lawmaker urged American Muslims to act like citizens, not guests. Other religious minorities should take note.