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Vox Answers the Gun Question that Nobody Asked

The "Second Amendment as tyrant-killer" argument gets the explainer journalism treatment.

By Nathan Pippenger

Will Democrats Finally Align With Racial Justice?

From Johnson's "War on Drugs" to Clinton's "Third Way," the criminalization of black bodies in the postwar era has been, until recently, a decidedly bipartisan affair.

By Peniel Joseph

The End of the Security Gap

This year, will Democrats finally reclaim their mantle as the party of national security?

By Matt Bennett Mieke Eoyang

A Party of Entrepreneurs

The Democratic Party has come to increasingly embrace the notion of the "entrepreneur"—but is this really a good thing?

By Lily Geismer

The Democratic Party: From Clinton to Clinton

By The Editors