How much does identity shape opinion?
Walt Whitman had a prescription for national renewal.
A Democratic candidate wins while reinforcing his party’s soul.
Principals are the key to success.
Younger generations have a different understanding of what’s wrong with society and how to fix it.
There won’t be a snap back to the democracy we knew before.
The gun issue may be the final battle.
On college campuses, students express diminished expectations and little faith in big institutions, yet they aren’t hopeless.
Steven Pinker is what we need now.
One reaction to the Florida school shooting is the shaming of supporters of gun rights. But there’s a more productive approach.