The Good Fight
Why I Still Want to Be an American CitizenThe rise of Donald Trump is terrifying. But the U.S. remains the world’s best hope for realizing the ideal of a liberal, multiethnic democracy.
The Week Democracy DiedDark days this summer showed how government by the people—beset by illiberal populists on one side and undemocratic elites on the other—is poised for extinction.
The War We Need to FightThe West must fight Islamophobia and Islamist terrorism with the same unwavering resolve.
Europe Needs a Multiethnic MiracleWhy Jewish Poles, black Germans, and headscarf-wearing Italians are the continent’s best hope.
What We Do NowHow to preserve the ideals of liberal democracy in the face of a Trump presidency.
We Have Entered a New Political EraOne in which popular support for the core institutions of liberal democracy can no longer be taken for granted.
Europe’s Brutal TruthEuropeans are both too Islamophobic and too timid to face up to the roots of Islamic fundamentalism.
France’s Turn for the WorseOn Sunday, France will elect a new president. But Europe’s far right has already won.