The American Staff
Adele M. Stan
She’s the fairytale princess dressed up in false feminism, spinning a yarn of beneficent patriarchy.
In a scramble to put his name on at least one success in his first 100 days, the president relies on an old supply-side standby.
Trump goes after the news media not because he thinks they’re strong, but because he thinks they’re weak and he can diminish them further.
Rachel M. Cohen
Nevada Senator Dean Heller runs afoul of pro-choice activists in a state turning blue-ish.
Jeremy Mohler & Donald Cohen
Get ready for everything from private infrastructure and private prisons to voucherized schools and Medicaid.
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.