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Now We Know Why He Chose Gorsuch

The newest justice joins Thomas and Alito in a decision that bodes ill for defeating the travel ban.

By Scott Lemieux

Tear Down This Wall

The Berlin Wall was one thing, but the wall that separates American from American is much more daunting.

By William Budinger Mickey Edwards

Gerrymandering Goes to the Supreme Court

After Monday's announcement, the fate of our democratic institutions may rest with Justice Anthony Kennedy.

By Scott Lemieux

The Fate of Medicaid for All in Nevada

An interview with Michael Sprinkle, the legislator behind the bill.

By Mike Sprinkle

Brazil's Unravelling Political Institutions

As the foundations of Brazilian democracy continue to crumble, it's time we take notice.

By Gianpaolo Baiocchi