Trump and the Troops

Trump and the Troops

The alternative to Trump is not the glorification of military service. It’s promoting the kind of service that gets fewer people killed.

A Memo to the Next President

A Memo to the Next President

The next president can’t just clean up Trump’s mess. They’ll have to prevent a resurgence of Trumpism — and learn from Obama’s mistakes.

Feds Attack!

Feds Attack!

Trump’s use of federal paramilitaries is a classic tactic of autocrats to test how far they can push their authority in opposition-controlled regions.

Why Bolton Matters

Why Bolton Matters

You don’t need to lionize Bolton, a far-right hawk, to understand what makes his observations about Trump valuable.

The Descent of America

The Descent of America

America’s racism is destroying its advanced status in real time — and with it, the most redeeming parts of liberal internationalism.