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If you read the first page of my book, you can tell mostly what it’s about.
I asked one of my students to explain his support for Trump. The answer was more than I bargained for.
Energy levels rise and dip every 90 minutes, here is how to make the most of your time.
A love letter to my new country.
It's a bright new day for lobbyists and special interests in Washington, D.C., who seem to have little trouble gaining access to Trump's White House.
THE OLD WASHINGTON ADAGE OF “Watch what we do, not what we say” is hard to apply to someone as serially outrageous as Donald Trump. But for all his untethered pronouncements about voter fraud and crowd size and media bias, it was President Trump’s br
DURING THE CAMPAIGN OF 1800, AN OPPOSITION newspaper warned that if Thomas Jefferson were elected President, “murder, robbery, rape, adultery and incest will be openly taught and practiced . . . the soil will be soaked with blood, and the nation blac
California is preparing to lead the national revolt against the new president.
Sextortionists are hacking accounts and threatening blackmail victims for more.
An exploding U.S. deficit and the devaluation of the renminbi make a trade war with China all but inevitable.
A conversation with Michael Wear, a former Obama White House staffer, about the party’s illiteracy on and hostility toward faith
The Trump administration appears to have reversed the ban on green-card holders from seven predominantly Muslim countries.
Turns out the Democrats have a pretty big ace up their sleeve.
Mothers—and some fathers—are increasingly suing employers for discriminating against working parents. They are succeeding.
Works by Sinclair Lewis, John Steinbeck, and Hannah Arendt have also had a spike in interest over the past year.
Pay no attention to the strongman who may or may not be behind the curtain
1 “America, in other words, is the country of both Obama and Trump, of the very best and the very worst, and its future is never settled but constantly remade,” Andrew Sullivan wrote in his love letter to his adopted home (“America Is Still the Futur
TO MANY AMERICANS, THE END OF SLAVERY is synonymous with Abraham Lincoln, who signed the Emancipation Proclamation in 1863. But that’s hardly the whole story. And it discounts the agency of thousands of slaves who voted with their feet for freedom.
Want to reward your workers without offering bonuses? The little things count, so look at this list of benefits that your staff will appreciate.
Russia is clawing its way back to being a superpower—at the expense of U.S. influence and prestige.
Elite colleges including Harvard and Columbia are suspending athletes due to lewd private messages.
There’s a smart way to do it. But Trump seems intent on fighting a kind of enemy that no longer exists
EARLIER THIS MONTH, BROCK ALLEN Turner, the ex–Stanford swimmer convicted of sexually assaulting an unconscious woman behind a fraternity dumpster, received two sentences. The first, from the Santa Clara County Superior Court, was light: six months i
He found the industry’s weak spot—and exploited it relentlessly.
We sorted all of Trump's tweets since the election into 16 categories, from domestic policy to self-congratulations.
RUSSIA WAS NEVER MEANT TO BE Edward Snowden’s final destination. When he decided in 2013 to leave his comfortable job in Hawaii as a U.S. intelligence contractor and expose his government’s most invasive spying programs, the whistle-blower knew he wa
Driven by opportunism, pragmatism, or fear, many begin to forget that they used to think certain things were unacceptable.
One weekend came close to undoing the firm legal foundation that’s let U.S. business thrive
FAR-RIGHT EXTREMISTS BELIEVE TRUMP’S VICTORY HAS CATAPULTED THEM INTO POWER. WILL HE EMBRACE OR SIDELINE THEM?
THE U.S. HAS GIVEN SANCTUARY TO more than 3 million people fleeing religious, political or racial persecution since instituting rigorous refugee screening in 1980. Not one has killed anyone in a terrorist attack. Even if you include the three Cuban r
Five activists, including singer John Legend, debate the future of criminal justice reform and the role that tech and data can play.