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I asked one of my students to explain his support for Trump. The answer was more than I bargained for.
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The Art of Efficiency: How to Do One Thing at a Time
Energy levels rise and dip every 90 minutes, here is how to make the most of your time.
- Feb 17 20179 minutos
This 'Swamp' Has No Drain!
It's a bright new day for lobbyists and special interests in Washington, D.C., who seem to have little trouble gaining access to Trump's White House.
- Feb 5 201726 minutos
America Is Still The Future
A love letter to my new country.
- Feb 13 20172 minutos
Jefferson’s Warning To The White House
DURING THE CAMPAIGN OF 1800, AN OPPOSITION newspaper warned that if Thomas Jefferson were elected President, “murder, robbery, rape, adultery and incest will be openly taught and practiced . . . the soil will be soaked with blood, and the nation blac
- Feb 3 201724 minutos
Can California Stop Trumpism at its Borders?
California is preparing to lead the national revolt against the new president.
- Feb 6 20173 minutos
How President Trump Is Trampling Precedent
THE OLD WASHINGTON ADAGE OF “Watch what we do, not what we say” is hard to apply to someone as serially outrageous as Donald Trump. But for all his untethered pronouncements about voter fraud and crowd size and media bias, it was President Trump’s br
- Jan 27 20173 minutos
How Trump-o-nomics Will Bring Back the '80s
An exploding U.S. deficit and the devaluation of the renminbi make a trade war with China all but inevitable.
- Dec 9 20163 minutos
Online 'Sextortion' Is On The Rise
Sextortionists are hacking accounts and threatening blackmail victims for more.
- Feb 1 20177 minutos
Here’s How To Save Obamacare
Turns out the Democrats have a pretty big ace up their sleeve.
- Jan 12 20173 minutos
The Revolt of Working Parents
Mothers—and some fathers—are increasingly suing employers for discriminating against working parents. They are succeeding.
- Jan 30 20175 minutos
What Trump's Executive Order on Immigration Does—and Doesn't Do
The Trump administration appears to have reversed the ban on green-card holders from seven predominantly Muslim countries.
- Dec 29 20167 minutos
Democrats Have a Religion Problem
A conversation with Michael Wear, a former Obama White House staffer, about the party’s illiteracy on and hostility toward faith
- Jan 25 20173 minutos
1984 Isn’t the Only Book Enjoying a Revival
Works by Sinclair Lewis, John Steinbeck, and Hannah Arendt have also had a spike in interest over the past year.
- Feb 19 20173 minutos
1 “America, in other words, is the country of both Obama and Trump, of the very best and the very worst, and its future is never settled but constantly remade,” Andrew Sullivan wrote in his love letter to his adopted home (“America Is Still the Futur
- Jan 1 20162 minutos
Little Extras That Make a Big Difference to Employees
Want to reward your workers without offering bonuses? The little things count, so look at this list of benefits that your staff will appreciate.
- Jun 27 20161 minuto
American Slaves Emancipated Themselves
TO MANY AMERICANS, THE END OF SLAVERY is synonymous with Abraham Lincoln, who signed the Emancipation Proclamation in 1863. But that’s hardly the whole story. And it discounts the agency of thousands of slaves who voted with their feet for freedom.
- Feb 20 20175 minutos
How to Win a Trade War With China
There’s a smart way to do it. But Trump seems intent on fighting a kind of enemy that no longer exists
- Jan 30 20175 minutos
Trump’s Uncertainty Principle
Pay no attention to the strongman who may or may not be behind the curtain
- Feb 13 20173 minutos
Trump’s Immigration Order Is Legal—For Now
THE U.S. HAS GIVEN SANCTUARY TO more than 3 million people fleeing religious, political or racial persecution since instituting rigorous refugee screening in 1980. Not one has killed anyone in a terrorist attack. Even if you include the three Cuban r
- Jun 27 20162 minutos
On Campuses, ‘Party Culture’ No Longer Excuses Rape
EARLIER THIS MONTH, BROCK ALLEN Turner, the ex–Stanford swimmer convicted of sexually assaulting an unconscious woman behind a fraternity dumpster, received two sentences. The first, from the Santa Clara County Superior Court, was light: six months i
- Feb 3 20177 minutos
When ‘Locker Room Talk’ Leads to Suspensions
Elite colleges including Harvard and Columbia are suspending athletes due to lewd private messages.
- Jan 22 20175 minutos
Donald Trump's Authoritarian Politics of Memory
Driven by opportunism, pragmatism, or fear, many begin to forget that they used to think certain things were unacceptable.
- Feb 7 20175 minutos
Video Games Do Guilt Better Than Any Other Art
The idea that motion pictures can be works of art has been around since the 1920s, and it hasn’t really been disputed since. It’s easy to see why—cinema shares characteristics with theater in terms of acting, direction, music, set design, narrative,
- Jan 27 201711 minutos
We sorted all of Trump's tweets since the election into 16 categories, from domestic policy to self-congratulations.
- Jan 30 20173 minutos
Denied Clemency, Snowden Remains Trapped In Putin’s Game
RUSSIA WAS NEVER MEANT TO BE Edward Snowden’s final destination. When he decided in 2013 to leave his comfortable job in Hawaii as a U.S. intelligence contractor and expose his government’s most invasive spying programs, the whistle-blower knew he wa
- Feb 17 201716 minutos
Putin’s Middle East Dream: The Russia Takeover
Russia is clawing its way back to being a superpower—at the expense of U.S. influence and prestige.
- Feb 6 20174 minutos
Trump Vs. The Rule Of Law
One weekend came close to undoing the firm legal foundation that’s let U.S. business thrive
- Feb 1 201720 minutos
Make America Hate Again
FAR-RIGHT EXTREMISTS BELIEVE TRUMP’S VICTORY HAS CATAPULTED THEM INTO POWER. WILL HE EMBRACE OR SIDELINE THEM?
- Feb 1 20176 minutos
How Trump Played The Media
He found the industry’s weak spot—and exploited it relentlessly.