Book Reviews

How Georgia Went Blue

It was a long time coming—and then it was sudden. But will it hold?

By Ed Kilgore

The Economic Constitution

The argument that democracy requires an equitable economic distribution long predates Franklin Roosevelt.

By Mark A. Graber

Why Fannie Lou Hamer Endures

She’s mostly remembered for one famous speech. Her actual legacy is far greater than that.

By Claire Potter

On Democracy’s Front Lines

Two of the House of Representatives’ leading fighters for democracy—one scorched by personal tragedy—explain what’s at stake.

By Michael Waldman

Hey, It's a Start!

The new thing in government problem-solving is “human-centered design.” It’s an impressive corrective to market-driven theories—up to a point.

By Lawrence R. Jacobs