The American Staff
Rachel M. Cohen
Despite an absence of rigorous, independent evaluation, school officials and city leaders have framed D.C.’s new education policies as a great success.
Eliza Newlin Carney
President Trump’s first 100 days have been marked by ethics controversies, lawsuits, federal investigations and public outrage over his business conflicts.
David Harris & H. Luke Shaefer
Expanding a strategy on which liberals and conservatives can agree
Donald Trump and Jeff Sessions may want to curb marijuana use, but like trying to do away with Obamacare, it may already be too late.
Employees fight back as Tesla ramps up anti-union policies.
America’s mega-state is now clearly its leftmost, too—and on social insurance, climate change, and immigrant rights, it has more capacity and desire to defeat Republican reaction than any other institution.
How pharmacy benefit managers morphed from processors to predators
State Democratic AGs have assumed new importance in the effort to contain the Trump presidency.
The profusion of citizen organizing as defense—and offense
Confronted by the crisis that is the Trump presidency, American progressives have overcome identity politics’ barriers and joined up in mutual defense.