Drew Westen

Drew Westen is Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry at Emory University and the author of the forthcoming book, The Political Brain: The Role of Emotion in Deciding the Fate of the Nation.

It's time we started growing the economy and stopped shrinking the middle class. Read more

Special Report

When it comes to guns, Democrats fall silent, unable to figure out how to reach people's emotions. What does this mean for the success of gun control? Read more


From the May print issue: Staring down the president on the firing of U.S. attorneys sends a message of Democratic toughness. Read more