Features

You're Hired!

The Democrats are looking for a big idea? Here's one: a guaranteed job for anyone who wants one. It's not as crazy as it sounds.

By Jeff Spross

Disunited Kingdom

Brexit and the rise of far-right parties are only the conclusion of a decades-long weakening of British and European political parties.

By Henry Farrell

Labor and Capital in the Global Economy

How three decades of technological change, globalization, and government policy made workers more at the mercy of concentrated capital.

By Kimberly Clausing

Data Dilemma

Big Data is used to determine everything from job offers to prison sentences. And it’s a lot less objective than it seems.

By Chelsea Barabas

Race in Trump's America

If Donald Trump can do as well as Mitt Romney among people of color, is the left missing something on the politics of race?

By John McWhorter