Roundup


  • Roundup Top 10!

    This week's broad sampling of opinion pieces found on the Internet, as selected by the editors of HNN.



  • White Supremacy in the Age of Trump

    by Keri Leigh Merritt

    Never forget that this country has a long history of upper-class whites using racism to their advantage.



  • The Pentagon Has a Small Coup Problem

    by Nick Turse

    The Department of Defense has trained more than a hundred foreign militaries that went on to stage coups in their home countries.



  • Making Affirmative Action White Again

    by Ira Katznelson

    Any decision to reorient the Civil Rights Division would be based on the fiction that we already possess a level playing field.



  • The Liberal Crackup

    by Mark Lilla

    Liberals should reject the divisive, zero-sum politics of identity and find their way back to a unifying vision of the common good.



  • The Two Andrew Jacksons

    by Michael Kazin

    Jacksonian democracy may have been liberating for some, but it was repressive for many others.


  • Roundup Top 10!

    This week's broad sampling of opinion pieces found on the Internet, as selected by the editors of HNN.



  • Dictators and Double Standards

    by Jeremy Kuzmarov

    Rwanda's Paul Kagame has been reelected with 99 percent of the vote. Here's why we shouldn't be celebrating.