Are we witnessing the fall of the United States?

Over the past four years, it’s become something of a cliché for certain political scientists on…

How we get to civil war

It’s a tense moment in American politics. Democrat Joe Biden won the presidential election, and it…

Would Republicans believe election conspiracy theories without Trump?

How have we gotten to this point — with the just-defeated president claiming without any verifiable…

The hidden world war

In the immediate aftermath of the Cold War, intellectuals throughout the West began to hope that…

Democrats must bow to the Electoral College

One mark of liberal-democratic government is the smooth, regularized transfer of power from one party to…

The struggles of a centrist in an age of extremes

It’s been 20 years since I voted for a Republican, and that certainly won’t be changing…