The intellectual godfathers of the “alt right” and their descendants are on a fool’s errand: to rationalize irrational hatreds.
Here’s a tale of two Elizabeths, one Joe, one Donald, and us.
From the United States and Brazil to Israel and Hungary, liberals approach the widening gap in political perceptions with incredulity while Illiberals see polarization as a political opportunity to destroy democracy.
China is beset by crises of growth, while the U.S. struggles with crises of decline. Could this create an opening for a more decentralized international system?
Religious devotion to the ruler of any country is a mistake.
Here’s why the protests rocking Iran are different from past demonstrations.
Playing politics with a humanitarian catastrophe eats up resources and erodes the civil rights of everyone, regardless of status.
Who will be the next strongman in the Kremlin?
Italy just elected a far-right leader. Is this the beginning of a resurgence of fascism, or the beginning of the end?
A let-the-rich-be government has opened the doors to the smiling heirs of Italy’s neofascist factions.