Opinion

Inflation is now a real, serious threat to Biden
President Biden.
Picture of James PethokoukisJames Pethokoukis

Inflation is now a real, serious threat to Biden

3 cheers for the pig man
The pig man.
Picture of Noah MillmanNoah Millman

3 cheers for the pig man

A new Contract with America
An elephant.
Samuel Goldman

A new Contract with America

Driving Afghanistan to famine
Famine in Afghanistan.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

Driving Afghanistan to famine

Self-radicalizing conservatives?
A cross.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

Self-radicalizing conservatives?

A preview of GOP 1-party rule
An elephant.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

A preview of GOP 1-party rule

Is it wrong to politicize Jan. 6?
President Biden.
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

Is it wrong to politicize Jan. 6?

Triumph of the Biden-Trump stimulus?
Barack Obama and Joe Biden.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

Triumph of the Biden-Trump stimulus?

9 books to read in 2022
A reader.
Picture of Jeva LangeJeva Lange

9 books to read in 2022

15 movies to watch in 2022
2022 movies.
Picture of David FarisDavid Faris

15 movies to watch in 2022

Does Putin want to avoid war?
Vladimir Putin.
Picture of Noah MillmanNoah Millman

Does Putin want to avoid war?

How the algorithm killed the jingle
Jingles.
Alex Reice

How the algorithm killed the jingle

Why Apple's $3 trillion valuation bodes well for us all
The Apple logo.
Picture of James PethokoukisJames Pethokoukis

Why Apple's $3 trillion valuation bodes well for us all

Standing athwart slobs, yelling 'stop'
A slob.
Samuel Goldman

Standing athwart slobs, yelling 'stop'

How America could have open schools
School.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

How America could have open schools

Our inadequate COVID blame game
A COVID argument.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

Our inadequate COVID blame game

Banning Trump from re-election is a pipe dream
Donald Trump.
Samuel Goldman

Banning Trump from re-election is a pipe dream

Content moderation can't stop another Jan. 6
A phone.
Jason Thacker

Content moderation can't stop another Jan. 6

Impunity is the rule for American elites
Donald Trump.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

Impunity is the rule for American elites

Republican politicians can't duck the implications of Jan. 6
An elephant.
Rick Henderson

Republican politicians can't duck the implications of Jan. 6

The Capitol riot's roots in the New Left
Protesters.
Samuel Goldman

The Capitol riot's roots in the New Left

A lost year for American democracy
The Capitol riot.
Picture of David FarisDavid Faris

A lost year for American democracy

Greg Abbott's ice-cold corruption
Greg Abbott.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

Greg Abbott's ice-cold corruption

How close is America to a new civil war?
Civil War.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

How close is America to a new civil war?

The NFT craze has stopped being funny
The Mona Lisa.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

The NFT craze has stopped being funny

How to rise above the partisan fray
The Capitol riot.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

How to rise above the partisan fray

We're shrugging off Jan. 6
A rioter.
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

We're shrugging off Jan. 6

15 TV shows to watch in 2022
A woman watching TV.
Picture of Nandini BalialNandini Balial

15 TV shows to watch in 2022

5 midterm races to watch in 2022
Voting.
Picture of David FarisDavid Faris

5 midterm races to watch in 2022

2021: The year of ____
Figures of 2021.
Picture of Jeva LangeJeva Lange

2021: The year of ____

What I got wrong in 2021
Politicians.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

What I got wrong in 2021

The best headlines of 2021
A newsboy.
Picture of Jeva LangeJeva Lange

The best headlines of 2021

Cut Joe Biden (half) a break on the Omicron surge
President Biden wears a mask
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

Cut Joe Biden (half) a break on the Omicron surge

2 decades of right turns
Republicans.
Picture of Bonnie KristianBonnie Kristian

2 decades of right turns

The still-urgent problem of police violence
A sign protesting police brutality is seen in a Dallas trash can
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

The still-urgent problem of police violence

2 decades of left turns
Democrats.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

2 decades of left turns