For generations, American presidents have vowed to use their power to spread freedom around the globe. But the president-elect is set to break with that precedent.
How the vice president spent a few of his closing days in office
For a recent Atlantic photo essay of naturalization ceremonies, “Choosing to Become an American,” we attached a callout…
A fire engulfed a landmark building in Tehran, Iran, this morning, leading to a complete collapse that may have killed as many as 30 people, including many firefighters.
A guide to the unpredictable presidency to come
Many people are feared dead after an avalanche, triggered by several earthquakes, “swept away” a hotel in central Italy.
Xi Jinping tries to charm the capitalist elite.
A dispatch from Iraq
The latest on the Iraqi military’s efforts to retake the city from ISIS.
AFP photographer Raul Arboleda recently spent time at a FARC camp, observing daily life as the rebels demobilize and prepare to move into the next phase of their lives.
Tulsi Gabbard, a Hawaii congresswoman, has a worldview that aligns closely with President-elect Trump’s.
The Russian leader tries to claim the role of senior partner in relationship with the U.S.
How America’s best and brightest once again steered the country to failure
Theresa May tries to explain.
How the FSB's loyalty to Russia's president made it the country's most powerful intelligence agency
The Hall of Presidents and First Ladies in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, recently closed down, auctioning off its collection of life-size wax figures of U.S. presidents.
“Trump’s wall is already under construction,” Wole Soyinka says. “Walls are built in the mind.”
The president-elect described NATO as “obsolete,” called the EU “basically a vehicle for Germany,” and said other countries would follow the UK's lead and leave the bloc.
Here is one matter, at least, in which the Swiss refuse to be neutral.
Part of our ongoing series of photo essays at the Atlantic titled Americans at Work. This week, photographs of the daily lives and spaces of workers in Philadelphia's Municipal Offices, made by photographer Ryan Collerd
The president-elect and the risks of overconfidence