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Where Is the Elizabeth Warren of Foreign Policy?

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 11:12am
Katrina vanden HeuvelA challenge to the failed doctrines of the Democratic foreign-policy establishment is long overdue. 

Anatomy of a Train Wreck: The Patriots White House Visit

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 9:00am
Dave ZirinFormer Sports Illustrated editor Melissa Jacobs on the Aaron Hernandez suicide and the Pats trip to this abnormal White House.

Can the Pain of Others Be Transmuted Into Art?

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 8:33am
Barry SchwabskyWhile Dana Schutz’s Open Casket has received the lion’s share of attention, much of the Whitney Biennial seems to seek out controversy.

Ella Fitzgerald at 100

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 7:03am
David HajduDuring her long lifetime, the First Lady of Swing was as engaged with the new as she was driven by classicism.

How Border Patrol Deals With Dissent in Its Ranks

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 6:00am
John WashingtonAn interview with Customs and Border Protection whistle-blower James Tomsheck.

Why We Need a Whistle-Blower in US Customs and Border Protection

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 6:00am
John WashingtonThe agency, which oversees Border Patrol, is one of the most opaque and unaccountable in our government.

How the Government Works Under Trump

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 5:00am
Tom TomorrowSad!

Why Was Heath Mello Thrown Under the Bus?

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 7:25pm
D.D. GuttenplanWas the candidate for mayor of Omaha held to a different standard than other Democrats?

The Unity Tour Was Kind of a Mess—and That’s OK

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 4:19pm
Joan WalshThe party is still divided on policy and politics—but a full airing of differences is healthy.

‘Sports Illustrated’ Gets Everything About Muhammad Ali and Malcolm X Wrong

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 10:55am
Dave ZirinThe magazine asks, “What if Muhammad Ali had never met Malcolm X?” The answer is disturbing.

A New Organization Is Battling Russia’s Culture of Impunity

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 10:40am
Nadezda AzhgikhinaTo end the attacks on journalists, activists, and writers, Freedom of Speech is standing for the best traditions of Russian civil society.

It Has Been Four Years Since the Rana Plaza Factory Collapse—How Much Has Changed?

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 10:25am
Michelle ChenBangladesh’s textile workers still struggle for fair pay, safe working conditions, and, most importantly, a voice on the job.

Donald Trump Is the President Our Military Leaders Always Dreamed About

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 10:24am
Tom EngelhardtDon’t fool yourself—Donald is anything but an isolationist.

Meet the Radical Workers’ Cooperative Growing in the Heart of the Deep South

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 10:00am
Peter MoskowitzCooperation Jackson is trying to build an alternative economy for the city’s majority-black residents.

New York City’s Mayor Proposes Free Universal Preschool for 3-Year-Olds

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 9:50am
Jarrett MurphyWith “3-K for All in NYC,” Bill de Blasio is ramping up the fight against educational inequality.

Trump’s Attacks on Immigrants Are a Gift for Bad Bosses

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 9:07am
Terri GersteinProtecting the rights of the most vulnerable workers is about to get significantly harder—and that’s bad for all workers.

Frances Fitzgerald: Why Did White Evangelicals Vote For Our Immoral President?

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 9:00am
Jon WienerAbout 81 percent of white evangelicals voted for Trump.

The First 100 Days of Resistance Restored Our Faith in Democracy

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 6:00am
John NicholsBut progressives must continue to take to the streets—and push Democrats to offer a real alternative.

Scientists Are Marching Because Things Are Not Normal

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 6:01pm
Zoë CarpenterThe Trump administration threatens the integrity of scientific research and the citizens who depend on it.

Why Is Arkansas Rushing to Execute Its Prisoners?

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 3:50pm
Jess McHughThe overseers of our capital punishment system are increasingly standing alone.