Barack Obama

Obama’s Flawed Foreign Policy

Did he understand the world a little too well?

By Heather Hurlburt

Power Matters

Social movements, both left and right, abounded during the Obama years. And while some faded, others flourished.

By Todd Gitlin

Obama's Uncertain Legacy

A presidency of great symbolic value had both ups and downs. But Obama's greatest achievements now hang in the balance.

By William Galston

What Next for Liberalism?

One pressing question: How to make the angry people more angry at capital and less angry at government.

By Daniel T. Rodgers

We've Been Here Before

We've failed our global refugee population before. But we've also seen the kind of bold leadership that was sorely lacking at this week's UN high-level meeting.

By Peter Gatrell