The American Staff
Adele M. Stan
Collective denial over the depth of America’s racism amounts to a passive form of racism in and of itself.
Democrats can't compete with Bannon on racism—and shouldn't—but they can certainly outdo him when it comes to good jobs.
It depends on how much influence the corporate lobby has in the final deal, and it’s not over.
The veteran senator is a fixture of California politics, but she personifies the Golden State’s past—not its present or future.
Pruitt’s aggressive effort to repeal the Clean Water Rule is the latest battle in the Trumpian attack on environmental regulations, democratic norms, and the rule of law.
Malpractice cost Clinton the election, but her ambivalence on big issues was produced by big structural factors that affect all Democrats.
Trump’s proposed tax cuts, mostly on corporations and the wealthy, will do nothing to help the people who elected him president.
With extreme gerrymanders on the rise, it is time for the Supreme Court—and the states—to curb a practice that has gotten out of control.
Can our constitution co-exist with extremes of economic inequality?