The fast-food dinner Trump hosted was also an argument: about government, about political messaging, about himself.
Mary Queen of Scots promises heady feminism, but it endorses a pernicious idea: Whatever else she might achieve, a woman who is not a mother is to be pitied.
What the mystifying alliance between a Bollywood star and a former boy-band member reveals about a global inability to communicate
A new report on the former chief executive suggests how much more work needs to be done at the network that enabled him.
Embedded in the 41st president’s legacy are tensions about the nature of presidential celebrity.
The former teen star broke down in excruciatingly public fashion five years ago. Her return brings up pointed questions about the way society handles struggling celebrities.
The scandal that led to an impeachment helped shape the America of 2018. Twenty years later, however, it also serves as a reminder of the stubbornness of the status quo.
Weeks ago, Super Typhoon Yutu devastated the Northern Mariana Islands, which are home to tens of thousands of Americans. Mainland outlets paid little attention.
The Fox star finally dispenses with the polite fiction that he is anything more than the president’s puppet.
The host, now leaving NBC, claimed that her morning show would be apolitical. It was a convenient act from the beginning.
An alleged witness to the rape attempt the Supreme Court nominee stands accused of has opined about rowdy-young-male behavior for years.
The powerful CBS chief is exiting the company after a new round of sexual-misconduct allegations. It’s a big deal—but it’s not the full deal.
The viral responses to the company’s new campaign featuring Colin Kaepernick reinforce the stakes of his protests—and misunderstand what motivated the brand in the first place.
With Camille Preaker, Zoe Barnes, and Rory Gilmore, Hollywood’s depictions of women reporters have never been further from reality.
Why eavesdrops, hot mics, and other unorthodox recordings are such a staple feature of the 45th presidency
Americans have been conditioned to draw dangerous lines: money on the one side, morality on the other.
The racial elements and gruesome details surrounding the teen’s killing have pushed the story into the public sphere. But only some black victims are afforded this kind of attention.
The systems that have for so long helped to enforce the notion of collective truth in America are no longer sufficient: Deception is everywhere. And it is dangerous.
The pop star’s reported shaping of the September cover hints at the shifting relationship between the media and their subjects—and between creators of color and traditional gatekeepers.
The CBS chief’s associates have been offering a common defense: that the man they know simply wouldn’t do the things he is alleged to have done.