This Moment is Why Elections Matter
A former mayor on how last week’s Supreme Court rulings targeting Affirmative Action, the LGBTQ+ community, and student loan debt should remind us of the power of the ballot box
Let’s Kill All the Moderators
The first presidential debate underscored why we don’t need moderators. Maybe no referee and no rules will finally get us some substance?
The Day After
After election day, what kind of country are we going to be?
The Philanthropic Election
Charity and politics are mixing as never before. What does it all mean?
The Candidates We Have …
...as opposed to the debate we need
The Stories We Tell Ourselves
Political conventions are about narratives. So who had the winning story?
Can HRC Learn From RFK?
An author of a new book, along with some old Kennedy friends, were here this week to remember the last truly authentic candidate. Hillary, are you listening?
The Gloves Come Off
As Dems gather in Philly, our campaign watcher tells us how to decode the Clinton campaign