Vaccine mandate blowback?
Vaccination.
Picture of Bonnie KristianBonnie Kristian

Vaccine mandate blowback?

How a naive plan meant to save lives could lead to more tragedy instead
DeSantis wants to create election cops
A police officer.
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

DeSantis wants to create election cops

The 2 hard truths Democrats need to share with their voters
A donkey.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

The 2 hard truths Democrats need to share with their voters

Has Trump figured it all out?
Donald Trump.
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

Has Trump figured it all out?

He's taking a smarter, more systematic approach to acquiring and using power

Speed Reads

Read more
SecDef draws ire of GOP after missing Afghanistan weapons report deadline
12:42 PM

SecDef draws ire of GOP after missing Afghanistan weapons report deadline

COVID-19 'almost took me out,' says Stephen A. Smith
12:25 PM

COVID-19 'almost took me out,' says Stephen A. Smith

Chinese have most trust in institutions, new survey shows
11:44 AM

Chinese have most trust in institutions, new survey shows

Daniel Radcliffe to play 'Weird Al' Yankovic
10:25 AM

Daniel Radcliffe to play 'Weird Al' Yankovic

Relief ships will take 3 days to reach Tonga
10:09 AM

Relief ships will take 3 days to reach Tonga

Microsoft to acquire video game company Activision Blizzard
9:26 AM

Microsoft to acquire video game company Activision Blizzard

Daily Briefing

18 January 2022
View All
Biden renews call for Congress to pass voter protections
1.

Biden renews call for Congress to pass voter protections

Rabbi threw chair at gunman to help hostages escape
2.

Rabbi threw chair at gunman to help hostages escape

Fauci: Too soon to say whether Omicron wave will be last pandemic surge
3.

Fauci: Too soon to say whether Omicron wave will be last pandemic surge

British woman died trying to rescue dogs in Tonga tsunami
4.

British woman died trying to rescue dogs in Tonga tsunami

Politics

Read All
America's long record of judicial despotism
Roger B. Taney.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

America's long record of judicial despotism

The dangerous incentive in a new domestic terror unit
Merrick Garland.
Jonathan Blanks

The dangerous incentive in a new domestic terror unit

Against leftist perfectionism
Donkeys.
Kevin Morrow

Against leftist perfectionism

Chile's bold political experiment is a lesson for Americans
Gabriel Boric.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

Chile's bold political experiment is a lesson for Americans

Subscribe

The Week Magazine

Escape your echo chamber with The Week and get the facts behind the news, plus analysis from multiple perspectives.

The Week's Parenting Advice

18 January 2022
View All
Vaccines are keeping teens out of the hospital
1.

Vaccines are keeping teens out of the hospital

Young kids are accidentally consuming edibles
2.

Young kids are accidentally consuming edibles

How failing at things can help you succeed at parenting
3.

How failing at things can help you succeed at parenting

Can you reuse a KN95?
4.

Can you reuse a KN95?

Culture

Read All
Anna Della Subin recommends 6 metaphysical books
Anna Della Subin.
Feature

Anna Della Subin recommends 6 metaphysical books

The 'book words' that may misle you
Speech.
Picture of James HarbeckJames Harbeck

The 'book words' that may misle you

Americans need to be reintroduced to baseball
The MLB logo.
Rick Henderson

Americans need to be reintroduced to baseball

The week's best photojournalism
An owl.
Photos

The week's best photojournalism

Cartoons

View All

Business Briefing

18 January 2022
View All
Airline CEOs warn 5G rollout could disrupt flights, commerce
1.

Airline CEOs warn 5G rollout could disrupt flights, commerce

China reports economy slowed down in late 2021
2.

China reports economy slowed down in late 2021

Europe EV sales surpass diesels for 1st time
3.

Europe EV sales surpass diesels for 1st time

Stock futures plunge as Treasury yields rise
4.

Stock futures plunge as Treasury yields rise

Business & Tech

View All
The weirdest economy in decades
The economy.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

The weirdest economy in decades

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

Terrorists in the metaverse?
A terrorist.
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

Terrorists in the metaverse?

More from...

Picture of Jeva LangeJeva Lange
Read All
The lost art of memorization
A brain.
Feature

The lost art of memorization

The taboo topic of menstruation
A clock.
Opinion

The taboo topic of menstruation

The absolute joy of being miserable with my dad
Jeva and her dad.
Feature

The absolute joy of being miserable with my dad

Memento mori, Donald Trump
Donald Trump.
Opinion

Memento mori, Donald Trump

Most Popular

'Biden' blames Spider-Man for political setbacks in SNL cold open
Pete Davidson and James Austin Johnson as Joe Biden
1.Spidey caused Omicron

'Biden' blames Spider-Man for political setbacks in SNL cold open

Djokovic forced to leave Australia after court upholds visa cancellation
Novak Djokovic
2.game, set, match

Djokovic forced to leave Australia after court upholds visa cancellation

Suspect dead and all hostages safe after FBI storms Texas synagogue
Colleyville police car
3.Tragedy averted

Suspect dead and all hostages safe after FBI storms Texas synagogue

Omicron may be headed for a sharp drop because so many people are infected
Dr. Janet Woodcock
4.Omicron Blues

Omicron may be headed for a sharp drop because so many people are infected

America's long record of judicial despotism
5.Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

America's long record of judicial despotism

5 toons about Biden's voting rights speech
6.Feature

5 toons about Biden's voting rights speech

California deputy DA opposed to vaccine mandates dies of COVID-19
7.covid-19

California deputy DA opposed to vaccine mandates dies of COVID-19

SCOTUS to hear case of football coach fired for praying on field
8.god on the gridiron

SCOTUS to hear case of football coach fired for praying on field