July 15, 2022 | Constitutions are the product of political debate and struggle, something that Chileans understand but U.S. liberals so often ignore.
Articles by Kevin Funk
November 29, 2021 | After finally destroying the last vestiges of Pinochet, is Chile about to elect a right-wing populist to its highest office?
February 3, 2021 | I’m glad Biden repealed Trump’s Muslim ban, but the work of repairing the harm is just beginning.
May 28, 2020 | Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is rapidly losing public support, while Donald Trump remains entirely capable of triumphing in November despite his relative unpopularity.
November 8, 2018 | In the most Islamophobic election in history, Muslim candidates scored big wins by embracing progressive policies.
October 24, 2018 | Reporters know the president is telling racist lies to rile up his base. Why won’t they just say that?
June 7, 2018 | The Israeli forces mowing down unarmed Palestinian protesters also train U.S. police forces that brutalize communities of color.
August 18, 2017 | From Barcelona to Charlottesville, there’s an obvious double standard in how Trump treats terrorism. But let’s be careful how we talk about it.
February 26, 2016 | The U.S. military apparently thinks Muslim women’s clothing choices — rather than, say, drone strikes — are a driver of terrorism.
November 23, 2010 | Pennsylvania divestment bills are unlikely to have much impact on Iran or Sudan, but they provide fodder for moral pieties by politicians.