July 14, 2016
Our country turned 240 last week—and yet it seems as if we’ve got so much growing up to do. In the 1960s—maybe the last moment in our history that felt so fraught with tension, inequity, and racism—the people turned, ...
October 17, 2019
Harold Bloom sat for 60 inspired, combative years at the high table of the All-American book group. His passing this week can be said to mark the extinction of a very rare breed. He was ...
December 15, 2016
"Donald Trump is a post-democratic leader. The liberal democratic model—of which Obama was the last president—is completely dead."