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Bill Barr’s Stinging Attack on Bill Barr
Barr’s sober demeanor allows him to make a lot of arguments that sound reasonable and persuasive when delivered, as he ...
When Your Job Turns You Into a Brand, You Need a Friend to Be Human With
When Veronica’s first book, Divergent, came out, she was overwhelmed by its success. Margaret took Veronica under her wing ...
Where Joe Biden Is Underperforming Hillary Clinton
Joe Biden leads Donald Trump by a solid margin—about 7 percentage points nationally, as of this writing. He’s built his ...
How Jimi Hendrix’s London Years Changed Music
It’s so lovely now,” Jimi Hendrix said in his muzzy mumble, his topplingly elegant, close-to-gibberish, discreetly ...
The Slow-Fingered President
President Donald Trump has warned his Twitter followers six times as often about the threat from mail-in ballots as he has ...
The Weaponization of the Free-Exercise Clause
The Supreme Court’s majority is transforming this onetime protection into a sword to strike down hard-fought advances in ...
How Quickly Can a Girl Go Viral on TikTok?
A girl sits alone on an ugly couch, stroking a plastic fish and mouthing the words to Jason Derulo’s “Ridin’ Solo.” Her eyes ...
What the Ruth Bader Ginsburg Fandom Knew
Livingston snapped a picture of the cosplaying infant—he provided the cool scowl—and then added a caption, in blunt all-caps, ...
What Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Death Means for America
The death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg today represents a devastating loss for feminists who held up the 87-year-old as an ...
4 Films You Need to Watch This Fall
American Utopia was the opening-night feature at this month’s Toronto International Film Festival, which kicks off the fall ...
What Is Good Teaching?
In 2000, she embarked on a research project examining best practices for teaching English, and gave students a survey asking ...
There Won’t Be a Clear End to the Pandemic
If and when the pandemic is over someday—in the sense that it’s safe to resume normal life, or something like it—pinpointing ...