The legal African hunting programs that the Trump administration is reviewing affect more than population numbers.
The refugee crisis, even in its enormity, is happening to people one by one. An artist sets out to document them.
The CNN correspondent on journalism, hypocrisy, how a Twitter fave can ruin his morning, and why he has a poster of George Wallace hanging in his office
A veteran who shunned college as a young man reflects on the path that led him to a distinguished career in sociology.
Instead of contributing to our understanding of what happened in 2016, Hacks muddies the waters.
After forging his own way following his father’s death, the longtime NASCAR fan favorite prepares to hang up his helmet after one final ride.
Bipartisan support is still no guarantee that a bill to strengthen the federal background check system will pass.
There is far more opportunity than danger in the two countries’ flirtation.
The case for including Arabic—and Islam
The political firestorm of sexual-assault allegations, Trump’s foreign-policy chances, how to deal with extremism, and more
A roundup of our recent writing on arts and entertainment
During a rally in Alabama, Kayla Moore, the wife of Senate candidate Roy Moore, said her husband isn’t letting the allegations get to him.
Masthead members tell us how the Trump era has affected their politics.
The Ministry of Fun Santa School opens for the season in England, a red fox meets a stegosaurus in Siberia, Australians vote to allow same-sex marriage, and much more.
Want to become a florist in Louisiana? A home-entertainment installer in Connecticut? Or a barber anywhere? You’re going to need a license for that—and it’s going to cost you.
A filmmaker obtains unprecedented access behind the scenes of a democracy-in-the-making.
“Even if you’re condemning it, you’re amplifying it.”
A new lawsuit focuses on a district whose governing board is dominated by ultra-Orthodox Jews who send their kids to private schools.
Space enthusiasts around the world have spent months turning spacecraft data into stunningly detailed portraits of the gas giant.
President Trump abroad, Islam in context, African turmoil, and more
For years, Republican politicians have attacked the mainstream press. With Roy Moore’s Senate bid, they’re facing the consequences.
Dan Gilroy’s legal drama tries to tackle the American justice system, the death of activism, and a pulpy crime story all at once.
While the leadership of both parties views sexual misconduct as a political problem to minimize, the Republican and Democratic bases could not be farther apart.
Mick Mulvaney, the controversial head of the OMB, might soon direct the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, an agency he once called “a sick, sad joke.”
From Eve to Aristotle to Sarah Huckabee Sanders, a brief history of looking at half the population and assuming the worst
Featuring standout performances from Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson, and Sam Rockwell, the writer-director Martin McDonagh’s latest is one of the best films of the year.
The president’s jab at the Democratic senator for sexual harassment calls attention to his silence about Roy Moore—and his own past behavior.
After revolutionizing bird-migration science over the past decade, geolocation technology is poised to shine light on the field’s darkest mystery.
A few more feet of water would flood 16,000 archaeological sites across Florida.
Hillary Clinton once tweeted that “every survivor of sexual assault deserves to be heard, believed, and supported.” What about Juanita Broaddrick?