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Persuasion Staff
In his inaugural address, Lincoln spoke to a divided nation. The incoming president should echo those words.
Steven B. Smith
Facing a dishonest president, journalists sought “moral clarity.” But the press must now resurrect its ideals of fairness.
Lionel Barber
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Kat Rosenfield
How to Strengthen American DemocracyListen now | Yascha Mounk talks to Jonah Goldberg about the assault on the U.S. Capitol and whether to impeach Donald Trump.
Yascha Mounk
This week, coronavirus pushed the government to the brink of collapse. But political fallout from the pandemic is just beginning.
Federico Fubini
The #DisruptTexts movement is pushing teachers to ditch the classics. It's depriving children of their heritage.
Meghan Cox Gurdon
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Persuasion Staff
Colleges are turning against the history of military conflict. But we forget these lessons at our peril.
Margaret MacMillan
Is It Wrong to Believe in Racial Progress? Listen now | Yascha Mounk Talks to Glenn Loury
Yascha Mounk
Trump's dishonesty reminds us why we must preserve documents. Even in the Digital Age, archivists are crucial.
Richard Ovenden
Imagine a West where liberal ideals have shriveled away. Could the "Successor Ideology" be taking over?
Persuasion Staff