As former director of the US Information Agency, Edward R. Murrow, once put it, presidential travel should be treated as a 'weapon' to influence popular opinion.
When you are the first lady of the United States, your fashion choices are scrutinized. Why did Melania Trump choose to wear a pith helmet, a classic symbol of colonialism?
A researcher takes a closer look at the millions of unauthorized workers who play an essential role in the U.S. economy – and why they matter.
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos once called Excel Academy Public Charter School a 'shining example.' A Vanderbilt scholar explains why that description was woefully off target.
The idea of white victimhood played an important part in Donald Trump's rise. The South African brand of white supremacy has made a tangible contribution to this narrative of victimhood.
No film could be more perfectly circular, more self-congratulatory and more suited to the time.
Baking offers some interesting insights into the state of the modern world.
Even by the standards of the Trump campaign, the Republican jamboree in Cleveland was a sorry spectacle.
Plagiarism in public life is an ugly slight upon the intelligence and the trust of an audience.