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The Intense Backlash to Firing Crozier
Crozier's punishment sends a chilling message to other officers that they shouldn't rock the boat even when lives are on the line.
Nancy Pelosi Will Stop at Nothing to…Cut Taxes for the Rich?
The coronavirus creates new priorities—or provides cover for old ones.
The Afghan Air Force Gets More Money Than Infectious Disease Prevention
The coronavirus has exposed an awful crisis of priorities: we fund overseas wars before domestic health.
Yemen is Shattered and the U.S. Helped the Saudis Break It
Even with a cease-fire on the horizon it may never recover, thanks to the stupefying Western support for the Kingdom.
The Founders’ Moral Mind Was Revolutionary, and Free
A new history sees the authors of the Declaration as moral agents, and sets out to capture the thinking behind the principles.
A New Viral Infection: Leaders Seizing Power, Police Bullying Citizens
In Europe especially, security crackdowns and surveillance are being taken to new levels in the name of public health.
Is Hungary’s Orbán Using the Pandemic to Impose Dictatorial Rule?
His new authoritarian policies are worrying those who had up to now defended his conservative-nationalist approach.
Trump Versus Biden? Maybe. Trump Versus the Media? Absolutely
The press has its lowest ratings in a crisis ever---and they walked right into it.
In a Crisis, Humanism Trumps First Principles Every Time
During times of mass death, lofty ideals always give way to the basic impulse to save lives. That's what we're wired to do.
The Real Presidential Campaign: Trump Versus the Coronavirus
In order for Biden to have a shot, Trump will have to come up short on the pandemic.