The American aristocrats
On Brett Kavanaugh, Amy Chua, and the corruption of the American aristocracy
Kavanaugh says he's 'never sexually assaulted anyone'
Trump, Rosenstein to meet Thursday amid rumors of ouster
Trump says allegations against Kavanaugh are 'totally political'
Florence death toll hits 44 as flooding continues
NBA teams show off superstar acquisitions at 2018 Media Day
Will Trump trash Rosenstein?
The endgame may well be upon us ...
How the GOP bungled the Kavanaugh fiasco
It's hard to think of a more politically destructive way for a party to react to sexual assault allegations
Imagining post-abortion America
The age of abortion may well be ending. What shall we fight about next?
The shameful roar of the new masculinists
This is the wrong way to react to #MeToo
How motherhood changes the brain
Pregnancy and childbirth set off some of the starkest biological alterations a woman's brain undergoes. So how come no one tells you about them?
Wall Street's reefer madness
Weed is the new bitcoin
The empty laughs of the Trump Family Special
How do you skewer a president like Trump? Not like this.
These drones are helping prevent wildfires
A California startup says its drones can spot fire hazards from the air
GOP Sen. Orrin Hatch calls new Kavanaugh allegation 'phony'
Kavanaugh allies ask to have signatures removed from statement supporting him
The Dallas police officer who shot a man in his own apartment has been fired
Céline Dion is finally leaving Las Vegas
The number of Uber and Lyft drivers has more than doubled in five years — but their incomes have been cut in half
Snapchat, Amazon roll out image-based shopping
Apple cancels Dr. Dre's planned series because of 'cocaine, gun violence, and a rather explicit orgy scene'
Russia to give Syria powerful defense missiles, provoking Israel in the process
Kavanaugh denounces latest allegations as 'grotesque': 'I will not be intimidated into withdrawing'
Yale graduates emailed about new Kavanaugh allegation in July, New Yorker's Jane Mayer says
Local media reports fourth allegation of misconduct by Brett Kavanaugh, but police dispute the claim
Why it matters if Rod Rosenstein is fired instead of resigning
Rod Rosenstein reportedly out as deputy attorney general
Study shows policing for profit makes us less safe
More millennials opt for stay-at-home parenting compared to Gen X
Trump and the Koch network are the GOP's most effective endorsers by far
An investigation imperiled?
Is Trump about to submarine Mueller's probe?
Is time really on Kavanaugh's side?
Why the passage of time cannot absolve the sins of youth
Revenge of the Democrats
Much of Democrats' Supreme Court fury is about the allegations leveled against Kavanaugh. But that's not all there is to it.
The death of social conservatism
The response of social conservatives to the allegations against Brett Kavanaugh is another nail in the movement's coffin
Ryan North's 6 favorite sci-fi stories
The humorist and comic book author recommends works by Kurt Vonnegut, H.G. Wells, and more
How climate change causes extreme weather
Mammoth hurricanes have become more destructive and more common. What role does climate change play?
The rise of the female composer
How symphonies across the country are tackling sexism among their ranks
The ancient maxims that still serve us well today
Know thyself, yes. But know these other wise commands, too.
Could the financial crisis happen again?
It's been 10 years ...
America's home-buying jitters
And more of the week's best financial advice and insight
How Americans grade the economy on a curve
This is what consumer sentiment really tells us
When #MeToo goes too far
What we can learn from the firestorm over The New York Review of Books' Ian Buruma
Democrats to the rescue?
A Democratic Congress could save the Trump presidency — just not the way he thinks
Trump's toxic trade war
America's nationalist populists want to raise the drawbridge to imports and immigrants. It's a toxic combination for an economy built on openness.
It's maple syrup season, baby
Move over pumpkin spice
The corruption of the American aristocracy
Republicans have completely bungled the Kavanaugh fiasco
The $11 trillion question
How do Medicare-for-all skeptics propose to pay for the unaffordable status quo?
The case for a Kavanaugh probe
Why an FBI inquiry would be an excellent opportunity for Kavanaugh to cement his stellar reputation without partisan mud-slinging at his accuser
The empty rage of Michael Moore's Fahrenheit 11/9
The activist documentarian is all performative grandstanding
The little social networks that couldn't
They are the opposite of Facebook in the best way, and there are scant few of them left
11 tasty ways to celebrate autumn
Forget summer — fall's where it's at
The forgotten history of Captain Marvel
Will the brains behind the series get paid?
The ugly seduction of Stephen Bannon
Errol Morris' new documentary doesn't take down Bannon. It elevates him.
In this Week's issue
Trump, Rosenstein, and the inevitable end of the Mueller probe
10 things you need to know today: September 24, 2018