Authoritative statements by esteemed officials that the rule of law has been violated no longer have political consequences. Scandals that would have ended careers only a few years ago barely register. [Read now...]
All too often, we have been hypocrites about this, preaching rights and progress to popular movements and allowing them to be beaten down, but now and then, we make history out of our fiction. [Read now...]
Donald Trump’s war on facts is the latest play in a long-established tradition to create a post-truth reality.
The origins of the post-truth age date back decades, but the real world is now fast fading from view. [Read now...]
If we really want to end terrorism, it is time for an approach that works. [Read now...]
Congressman Gaetz and company have substituted trolling for leadership, and their actions will not provide openness in government. All they are offering is spectacle. [Read now...]