The Democrats took the House of Representatives, but uncertainty remains and Trump is still standing. All eyes are now on Robert Mueller.
New research shows that when ex-offenders are told they're able to vote, their attitudes about democracy and justice improve.
Key victories by pro-Trump, anti-immigrant candidates have confirmed the president's hold on the Republican Party and his ability to turn out his conservative base.
When the US president speaks, people listen. Trump must be held accountable for what he says.
The Democrats are favoured to win control of the US House, but it may be closer than expected.
The colonisation of Native America continues through appropriation.
While the US sends observers around the world to monitor elections, few will be present during the 2018 midterms in the US.
Access to the ballot has been increased and diminished according to whoever manages to win power to write the rules. Just look at North Dakota.
The now-confirmed supreme court judge repeatedly lost his cool during his recent appearance in the senate. Is that what we need from lawmakers?
The longstanding, historical notion of the judge as an independent, non-partisan interpreter of the law may never truly recover.
From Thomas Jefferson to Donald Trump, the idea of the little guy ignored by politicians has loomed large in American political rhetoric.
Forged documents were used by the US government 100 years ago to justify hostile actions against Russia. All but one US newspaper accepted the government's propaganda. The lessons for today are stark.
A psychologist explains what can happen to individuals and societies that lose their grip on the truth.
Quietly fighting from within is just one way for staffers to rein in an out-of-control leader.
Bob Woodward's supposedly explosive findings about Trump are not what we need.
Nike has provoked a conservative backlash by using NFL player Colin Kaepernick in its latest campaign. But the move should be applauded.
How politicians have won over voters through the art of the comeback throughout history.
Speaking with: journalist David Neiwert on the rise of the alt-right in Trump’s America.
With the election of Trump, these once marginalised groups now have a figurehead who promotes their conspiracy theories to the world.
A giant of the US political scene, John McCain had friends and enemies on all sides.
The world is up in arms about many politicians' increasing rudeness. Are we right to be so perturbed?