Nathan Pippenger

Cory Booker Takes a Smart Stand

The New Jersey senator breaks with a norm to defy a norm-breaking President.

How Bad Will Trump Be for Civil Rights?

Decades of “door-closing” have restricted citizens’ ability to protect their rights through the legal system. A new piece in The American Prospect shows just how bad it could get.

The Return of Rick Perry

Three jobs: First, he was governor of Texas. Second, he was a failed presidential candidate. Third, he'll be...

Can Anybody Cover Trump?

2016 was a year of widespread institutional failure, the media included. Have they learned anything?

Professional Centrism: Still No Help

In case you were wondering, the No Labels crowd confirms that they have no plan for Trumpism.