Category: Politics

What’s Inside the President’s Nuclear Football

Annie Jacobsen at Time: Nuclear threats have reemerged on the world stage. Frequently, Vladimir Putin…

‘Our Rule of Law is Under Attack From Our Own Government, But the World Does Not See This’

Mike Herd, Investigations Editor, The Conversation: Here’s a story about an authoritarian leader of a…

Meeting The QAnon Shaman

Frederick Kaufman at Harper’s Magazine: Jacob Angeli-Chansley, the man the media has dubbed the QAnon…

Is it Time to End Arms Sales to Israel?

Today’s Big Question from The Week: America’s longtime military support for Israel is suddenly in…

Americans Don’t Want a Dictatorship, But They’re Creating One Anyway

by J. D. Tuccille at the Rattler, a Reason newsletter: Whether a glass is half…

What the World Would Look Like After WW3

An insane video (3.3m views) imagines what the world would look like after the next…

NATO Without America

Can Europeans shore up their collective defense and security by creating an independent, strongly coordinated…

The Abject Surrender of Pakistan’s Top Court

“For a court leadership that has been an aggressive proponent of transparency and openness (think…

Many Democrats Are Worried Trump Will Beat Biden. This One Isn’t.

Simon Rosenberg has spent the past two years telling Democrats they need to calm down….

Qualities of a Great CEO—and, By Implication, Great Leaders

Eighty percent of successful CEOs come from within their companies, but many of them think…

Free Speech Is Under Attack in the U.S., But It’s on the Ropes Elsewhere

“Even open democracies have implemented restrictive measures” If you think free speech is under attack…

State of the Art

From “Sources of Life,” which was published in the Spring 2021 issue of The Point….