Global Comment’s editors are reading about the changing Republican party, women speaking their minds, the history of botox, and much more!
Republicans evoke tragedies that dominated headlines to advance their political goals, even over the wishes of the families involved.
Global Comment’s editors are delving into longreads on coal country, dispatches from disability rights protests, and much more this week. Come join us!
When elections are won by force while left and right alike employ violent rhetoric in the name of freedom, democracy dies.
Today’s special election could be a turning point for the Democrats. Do they have what it takes to regain ground in red states?
Donald Trump’s behaviour in the last week has clearly demonstrated that he is unable to handle the complexities and tensions of the White House, and would be a threat to the United States and the world.
We’re reading stories on subjects from the politics of tiny houses to the terrifying civil rights crackdown in Turkey this week. Join us!
With Donald Trump’s campaign gathering steam, conservatives are growing increasingly concerned about his potential effect on the party — and the possibility of a cataclysmic schism.
The Republican party is embroiled in a partisan split so deep that it may never recover.
There’s a clear and obvious economic benefit to offering extended benefits to people who are having trouble finding work in a difficult economy, even if you don’t believe there’s an ethical obligation to ensure all people in the United States have access to a basic standard of living.