The American Staff
Walter Benn Michaels
Why Democrats should run on rolling back the tax cut and raising taxes on the rich
After his family separation policy ignited a conservative backlash, Trump tried to pin the new initiative on Democrats.
The Tax Act sums it all up—grotesque favoritism for the rich and a corrupt legislative process. And it’s already backfiring.
President Trump's call for ramping up military spending leaves most Americans behind.
The great scientist was a radical egalitarian—but subject nonetheless to some of the biases of his time.
How the American Federation of Teachers has taken the lead in reinvigorating the poorest county in the state
Here’s a plan that eliminates the long-term shortfall in its finances and updates the system for the 21st century.
Want to flip Texas and Arizona? Nearly one million Latino citizens turn 18 every year.