Democracy Works Even Without Democrats Mitch McConnell doesn't need to believe in democracy for the system to work.
The Crisis of Permanent Polarization “I want the Republican Party to be punished. But I probably shouldn’t.”
The Disease of Delegitimization Extremism in the imagined defense of democracy is no virtue.
The Case for Guarded Optimism With or without court-packing, a Biden administration will be worse than Republicans wish but better than they fear
Why Idealism is the Enemy of Democracy As Trump fades from the scene, we should try not to be righteous.
On Romance and Being in a Constant State of Alarm There is something thrilling about living at the end of the world.
How the Death of Faith Will Hurt the Left A secularized America is not necessarily a better place.