The West is giving terrorists what they want every time it has an outsized reaction to a terrorist attack. How can we break the cycle?
When elections are won by force while left and right alike employ violent rhetoric in the name of freedom, democracy dies.
Global Comment’s editors are exploring longreads on refugee education, the psychology of wrongful convictions, gaps in the US health care system, and more.
Can the United States resolve its gun problem, or is it doomed to a legacy of endless violence?
Global Comment’s editors are exploring longform on the HIV crisis, an enigmatic YouTube figure, misogyny in politics, and more.
Is Trump leveraging metamodern sensitivities in the performance of his life?
Where are the tormented thinkpieces on Clinton voters? The majority-white demographics of American newsrooms may answer this question.
This week, Global Comment’s editors explore an inadvertent expose of privilege, the story of Canada’s ‘creep catchers,’ the costs of deportation, and more.
Trump’s budget proposal includes fatal provisions for disabled Americans. Will Congress do the right thing by their disabled constituents?
Newbies to politics are riding high on threats to ‘primary’ established Democrats. Here’s why that’s a fatal project for the party, and the country.