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- Cover Story
How voter suppression threw Wisconsin to Trump, and what it would take to prevent that from happening again.
Randy Bryce lit up the internet with his viral campaign ad and his unironic mustache. Can his working-guy creds win Paul Ryan’s district?
You Will Lose Your Job to a Robot
It doesn’t matter what you do for a living: Machines are about to do it better.
Sinclair Broadcast Group is taking over local stations around the country—and turning them into Trump TV.
Less Hot Air, More Sunlight
To Our Readers
A Mississippi school district desegregates, 50 years later.
Clean Slate Club
California wipes the slate clean.
“We Just Feel Like We Don’t Belong Here Anymore”
Being a person of color deep in Trump Country.
- MIXED MEDIA
Defense of the Nerds
Hackers’ best defense.
Can We Talk?
How to talk across the political divide.
A Brief History of Witch Hunts
From the Salem witch trials to The Craft.
Notes on an Imagined Plaque to Be Added to the Statue of General Nathan Bedford Forrest
Memorials are not memories. They have motives.
A Wonderful World
The feel-good film of the year.
- FOOD + HEALTH
Insomniac’s little helper
Should we really be popping melatonin like candy?
Pharm to Table
The produce aisle as pharmacy.