Who Is to Blame for the Rise of the Far Right?

It’s not just the xenophobes.

Oct. 16 2017 7:04 PMWhat Would Che Say?Che Guevara’s biographer on what the guerilla leader would think of Cuba, Puerto Rico, Trump, and his brand today.
Oct. 11 2017 7:33 PMThe Weinstein BreakJodi Kantor on how she and her colleagues turned the “open secret” of Harvey Weinstein’s sexual harassment into a blockbuster New York Times story.
Oct. 6 2017 6:44 PMUnprecedentedThe tension between a president and his secretary of state has never been this bad.
Oct. 3 2017 7:15 AMPuerto Rico’s Tough SpotNot independent, not a state—a window into the island’s unique and difficult relationship with the mainland United States.
Oct. 1 2017 9:35 PMWhat Happened in Catalonia?Why the independence referendum turned violent.
Sept. 27 2017 8:25 PMDo Campaigns Matter?A new study argues that much of the work campaigns do doesn’t change voters’ minds at all.
Sept. 25 2017 12:30 PMFacebook Was Built for ThisThe gargantuan social network enabled Russian interference in the election, and it will do it again.
Sept. 19 2017 7:15 AMMerkel’s LegacyAs Germany prepares to head to the polls, the chancellor’s exhausted, Europe’s in shambles, and a neo-Nazi party is on the rise.
Sept. 5 2017 9:00 AMA New Standard for Sexual ConsentWhat needs to change so that women don’t feel crappy about sex they have in college.
Aug. 28 2017 7:30 AMGeneral ConcernsHow worried should we be about the military’s takeover of American foreign policy?
Aug. 21 2017 5:55 AMAre the ’60s to Blame for Donald Trump?An interview with Kurt Andersen about his theories for how we got here.
Aug. 18 2017 9:08 AM“I Don’t Write My Books to Explain My Country to Others”Turkish novelist Orhan Pamuk on why he doesn’t want his work to be described as bridging East and West.
Aug. 15 2017 7:09 AMHow Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Demagoguery Differs From Trump’sA historian reflects on India’s evolution over the last seven decades.
Aug. 13 2017 9:09 PMAre the Charlottesville White Supremacists Really “Nazis”?Jelani Cobb on what to call them, Trump and the GOP’s response, and the president’s similarities to Woodrow Wilson.
Aug. 8 2017 7:45 AMDon’t Blame the GentrifiersThey are often the victims, not the cause of New York City’s affordable housing crisis.
Oct. 12 2017 9:34 PM“You Heard Stories About Hanky Panky”Peter Biskind on the Weinstein allegations, and why he exposed the Miramax mogul’s anger but not his alleged sexual abuse.
Oct. 11 2017 7:30 AMTotalitarianism 2.0Masha Gessen on how Putin’s Russia is not that dissimilar from the old Soviet Union.
Oct. 5 2017 5:55 AMThe Threat of Big Tech Is RealWhy it’s time to panic about what Google and Facebook are doing to our lives.
Oct. 2 2017 7:15 AM“We Should Be Unrelenting”New Yorker editor David Remnick on journalism in the era of Trump and the internet.
Sept. 29 2017 11:57 AMBad JobWhy corporate America is so much more awful than it used to be.
Sept. 25 2017 6:26 PMPolitics in Sports Is As American As RacismViewing the NFL protest through the long lens of history.
Sept. 22 2017 12:43 PM“There’s No Office Left to Run For”New Yorker editor David Remnick on the rawness of Clinton’s What Happened—and his hopes for Obama’s presidential memoir.
Sept. 6 2017 7:15 AMThe Next WarWhat the military doesn’t know it doesn’t know about future threats.
Aug. 30 2017 7:30 AM“Why Were We Untouchables?”An Indian author’s quest to understand her country’s entrenched and debilitating caste system—and her family’s place in it.
Aug. 25 2017 5:54 AM“There’s Been a Slightly Hysterical Tone About Race”Author Mark Lilla thinks Democrats’ focus on identity politics is destroying the party.
Aug. 18 2017 3:00 PMWhy He Dumped TrumpAn interview with Julius Krein.
Aug. 16 2017 10:12 AMThe Dangers of American ExceptionalismThe problem with Americans thinking America is, at its heart, good.
Aug. 14 2017 7:15 AM“The People of Pakistan Are in No Mood for Authoritarian Rule”A historian reflects on Pakistan’s evolution over the last seven decades.
Aug. 11 2017 9:07 AMThere’s No Need for a New Cold WarThe Intercept’s Glenn Greenwald is skeptical Russia is really a new, serious threat.
Aug. 7 2017 9:00 AMThe Monopoly MessageThe Democrats’ new antitrust agenda just might work.