Republicans

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

Hold Your Fire, Dueling Democrats

Joe Biden won with a coalition that stretched from Bill Kristol to AOC. Success will require foresight and restraint.

By William Galston

Stop Deriding the Base

The Republicans fear their base, and the Democrats hate theirs. It is high time this changed.

By Ari Rabin-Havt

Defending Open Racism

After Trump, no one can plausibly argue that our institutions are easily stronger than any single individual.

By Lester Spence

Subverting the Justice Department

Trump has twisted the Justice Department beyond recognition—and his attorney general happily goes along.

By Matthew Miller