Features

Will They Ever Stop Hating Taxes?

Today, citizens’ consumer experiences inevitably shape their political views. Here’s what progressives need to understand.

By Ethan Porter

How to Finally Win the Civil War

The South has never believed in democracy. So it’s no wonder the GOP doesn’t. But the battle for democracy must be won.

By Jonathan Zasloff

Trumpism's Long Tail

Trump lost, but Trumpism still reigns in the GOP. The Republicans' problem, though, is that Trumpism means nothing without Trump.

By Hussein Ibish

On All Fronts at Once

It is vital that the Biden Administration fully take advantage of post-election popularity to accomplish as much as possible.

By Eleanor Eagan Jeff Hauser

A Culture for American Democracy

Politics follows culture, as we know, and not the other way around. So can we create a culture that can sustain a better politics—and a vibrant democracy?

By Melody Barnes