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Better Schools Won’t Fix America

The Atlantic Long ago, I was captivated by a seductively intuitive idea, one many of my wealthy friends still subscribe to: that both poverty and rising inequality are largely consequences of America...
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Jimmy Carter: America Must Recognize Palestine

The New York Times ATLANTA — We do not yet know the policy of the next administration toward Israel and Palestine, but we do know the policy of this administration. It has been President Obama’s aim ...
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American Voters Don’t Care About the Economy

The Economist James carville, who worked for Bill Clinton’s presidential campaign, hung a sign in his Arkansas headquarters in 1992. Designed to keep the candidate on-message, it read: “Change vs. mo...