Issues / Democracy & Governance
Most members of Congress accept that the U.S. will sell huge quantities of weapons to the rights-abusing state. It doesn't have to be that way.
The Trump administration's own data shows that homegrown right-wingers and mass shooters are bigger threats than Muslims or immigrants. They want you to believe the opposite.
Far more dangerous than the far-right effort to win elections alone is its concerted campaign to change the culture — a strategy it owes, perversely, to the left.
Trump says NAFTA helped Mexicans "steal" U.S. jobs. In reality, the agreement has been as bad or worse for working people there than in the U.S.
Immigrants don't have one bit to do with Italy's ailing economy — in fact, they're key to reviving it.
It's about propping up "besieged majorities" in multiethnic countries.
The president wants to wall off one and welcome the other. Does racism have anything to do with it?
The bizarre denialism of some on the left and right about Russiagate doesn't bode well for the future of American politics.
The French darling of American liberals is slashing taxes for the rich and cracking down on immigrants.
It's now clear that the Russians offered help and members of the Trump campaign accepted. But the real scandal may be money laundering.