2020 presidential election
Pioneering Supreme Court justice championed the cause of equality
Sionaidh Douglas-Scott / September 21, 2020
The great judge was not the one-dimensional radical of the popular imagination. Her jurisprudence was cumulative, evolutionary—and immensely persuasive
Laurence H Tribe and Mark Tribe / September 9, 2020
We still have hope for the future of the great American experiment
Don't imagine that America's creaking electoral machinery will facilitate an orderly transfer of power
Trump's brain: would this righteously conservative attorney general sabotage the election to win his boss a second term?
Sam Tanenhaus / July 17, 2020
The playboy president brought a clever and cultured conservative lawyer into his tent. Is William Barr now ready to bend any rule to help Trump keep the White House?
How Donald Trump has upended American democracy—and how to fix it
Joe Biden hopes to defeat Trump through old-fashioned politics, and then restore some old-fashioned normality to the United States. But have the country’s furious divisions made that impossible?
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