The American Staff
Arthur Schlesinger Jr.
They’re not libertarians on climate change or college costs, and voting for Johnson only helps someone they like even less—Trump.
Donald Trump's recent remarks highlight the candidate’s bigotry, but also signal a grim future for African Americans should he be elected.
In more and more sectors, companies are pining to make human labor obsolete. What can be done?
Hillary Clinton’s support from millennial voters has dropped sharply since August, a problem that she needs to address even more aggressively to hold onto this key bloc of voters.
Dorothy Samuels & Alicia Bannon
Unlimited, undisclosed spending is playing an ever-greater role in state supreme court races, undermining the fairness of the courts and putting judges at risk of conflicts of interest.
The industry where you really can make billions and pay no taxes.
Today’s inequality has more to do with historical accident and political power than economic efficiency.
Why “no job loss” is the wrong standard for setting the right wage floor.
As cities have moved left and states have moved right, the conflicts between them have escalated.
Here’s what America does well in integrating immigrants and what we could do better—unless anti-immigrant passions take over.