The Death Knells of American Democracy? Part Two of Osita Nwanevu and Quinta Jurecic's debate.
Is American Democracy Inherently Flawed? The rot at the heart of the system lies with our institutions—and probably ourselves, too.
What Happens When Americans Give Up On God? Zaid Jilani has some questions for Shadi.
When Democracies Lose Their Loveliness Success and inertia might prop up democracy for a few decades, but long-term legitimacy requires something deeper.
Politics as Playacting Can things really go on like this? Maybe!
Whatever Will the climax of the 2020 elections amount to a collective shrug?
How Much Self-Disgust Can a Nation Sustain? Or, The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Wokeness.