Most students are open to real debate. But their colleges are failing them.
The U.S. is more dangerously divided than any other wealthy democracy. Is there a way back from the brink?
The French mainstream has failed to counter the far right’s pessimism about the state of the country. Americans are making the same mistake.
Only liberal values can ensure true freedom.
The democratic recession is so severe that autocrats now openly stage coups, steal elections, and invade other countries.
The time to end pandemic restrictions is now.
No matter the severity of the variant, the appetite for shutdowns or other large-scale social interventions simply isn’t there.
Virginia is sending Democrats a warning: They’ve lost control of the narrative about education.
And why we’re failing to do the same things in America
Following a Twitter outcry, a scientist was stopped from giving a lecture at MIT for reasons that had nothing to do with the lecture itself.
The German chancellor’s departure feels like a historic moment. But little will change once she’s gone.
Biden’s answer to Trump’s approach lasted only as long as its first major test.
If the picture looked almost unremittingly bleak a few years ago, now distinct patches of hope are on the horizon.
Let’s stop pretending that pandemic rules that made sense in April 2020 still make sense a year later.
Some believed the pandemic would expose the irrationality of the Western economic system. They were wrong.
A new report reveals that democratic governments are in retreat around the globe.
Any attempt to usher Trump out of the White House before January 20 is likely to fail, or backfire.
A double victory in Georgia could create serious difficulties for Democrats—and might even make it less likely for Biden to win reelection.
Americans will soon grow tired of the president, despite his efforts to stay in the limelight.
Stopping the virus from spreading requires us to override our basic intuitions.