Interrogation
Interrogation

Republicans Rising

Why things are looking up for Trump and his party.

Feb. 9 2018 10:14 PM“It’s a Really Weird One”The inside scoop on the New York Times’ Russian spy story from the guy who reported it.
Feb. 6 2018 7:23 PM“You’ve Got to Tell the Truth, Whatever It Is”Lanny Davis—defender of the Clintons, Penn State, and various dictators—on the advice he gave to Steve Bannon.
Feb. 6 2018 7:30 AMYear 17The U.S. has been at war in Afghanistan since 2001. Bush screwed it up. So did Obama. Will Trump make things even worse?
Jan. 29 2018 10:13 PMBeyond Larry NassarThe author of Little Girls in Pretty Boxes on gymnastics’ culture of abuse.
Jan. 26 2018 9:33 AMHow Big a Deal Is the Mueller Firing Attempt Anyway?Trump’s lawyers will likely argue that he was just venting, and that might be convincing.
Jan. 24 2018 7:30 AMIs There Such a Thing as Too Much Freedom?An intriguing new book argues that the problem with our society isn’t partisan rancor but rather the left and right’s attachment to individual autonomy.
Jan. 17 2018 6:25 PMSetting Aside the Racism…Trump’s immigration policies are simply counterproductive to fighting crime.
Jan. 15 2018 5:55 AMTweets, Palace Intrigue, and Tremendous ReportingThe Washington Post’s media columnist assesses a year of Trump and the press.
Jan. 4 2018 2:00 PMCan You Separate the Artist From the Industry?Film critic A.O. Scott on evaluating the work of Harvey Weinstein and Woody Allen after #MeToo.
Jan. 1 2018 9:27 PMWhat Is Fueling the Protests in Iran?And what, if anything, should the U.S. do about it?
Dec. 18 2017 12:53 PMWhat Makes a Good School?A new study calls into question the way we evaluate low-income schools.
Dec. 13 2017 9:35 AM“This Is a National Trend”What the Alabama results tell us about the country’s political state of play.
Dec. 11 2017 2:08 PMPunishment Is Not EnoughPowerful men losing their jobs is an important step, but not the only step, in changing our sexist culture.
Dec. 5 2017 7:52 PMFired for a TweetSam Seder on what it was like to be axed by MSNBC after alt-right trolls targeted him.
Dec. 4 2017 9:40 PMAn Argument With Alan DershowitzPressing the legal celebrity on his Trump-approved, controversial stance on the Mueller investigation.
Feb. 8 2018 8:05 AMA Conversation With Katie RoipheOn Shitty Media Men, Twitter feminism, and the whole Harper’s affair.
Feb. 6 2018 4:16 PMCan a Critic Be an Activist?The New York Times’ Wesley Morris on how he works at the nexus of entertainment and politics.
Jan. 30 2018 7:30 AMAre We Measuring the Economy All Wrong?A new book argues that GDP doesn’t always factor in what makes a country strong.
Jan. 29 2018 5:50 AM“Everyone’s Issues Are Everyone’s Issues”New Yorker staff writer Jia Tolentino dissects the critiques of #MeToo.
Jan. 24 2018 2:45 PM“Where Do They Think They Got These Ideas?”Katha Pollitt on the younger generation’s misunderstanding of second-wave feminism.
Jan. 22 2018 10:52 AMDavid Frum Is Still a Republican. But …How Trump’s presidency has changed the longtime conservative.
Jan. 16 2018 5:56 AMThe State of American DemocracyAfter a year of Trump, how worried should we be?
Jan. 4 2018 8:04 PMThe Pakistan ProblemIs Trump wrong to cut off aid to a country that has supported the Taliban for so long?
Jan. 3 2018 1:08 PMSympathy for North KoreaWhy South Koreans might just be willing to align with Kim Jong-un.
Dec. 22 2017 1:07 PMWas Palin the Harbinger of Trump?Bill Kristol on whether we could have predicted the rise of demagoguery back in 2008.
Dec. 15 2017 11:14 AMHow to Build a DictatorshipHistorian Stephen Kotkin on the ideas and institutions that made Stalin’s rise possible.
Dec. 12 2017 12:09 PMThe Limits of ResistanceAre Democrats focused on the wrong things?
Dec. 8 2017 11:53 AMHow Democrats Are FailingThe problem with moral purity.
Dec. 5 2017 4:53 PMTrump’s Jerusalem Decision Has No UpsideIt ruins any chance of a peace plan, hurts Israel’s growing relationship with its Arab neighbors, and helps Iran. 
Dec. 4 2017 3:34 PM“I Have Never Seen Anything Like This”A veteran FBI agent on Trump’s unprecedented attack on the bureau.

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