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How the Heritage Foundation is shaping the president's playbook.
How Rorschach’s inkblots turned personality testing into an art.
Revisiting Irving Kristol, the conservative thinker who predicted Trump’s rise.
Meet the hackers trying to solve the problem of death.
Jill Stein and a ragtag team of computer experts decided to take America's elections to court. Here's how it all went wrong.
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Sarah Manguso's aphorisms feel powerful in our age of alternative facts.
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From Occupy Wall Street to Black Lives Matter, the left has been reborn. Can it find a way to harness the populist uprising that brought Trump to power?
What we can do, from Congress to the streets
From terrorism to populism, today's sweeping unrest has its roots in brutal competition.