Latest from Christopher Ingraham
Court-packing has a surprisingly rich recent history, with efforts documented in 11 states, including two that succeeded.
  • Oct 13, 2020
A psychologist and a former lawyer from the Nixon White House explore new survey data on the authoritarian tendencies driving millions of voters.
  • Oct 12, 2020
Data shows that 23 million Americans — roughly 1 in 10 adults — have struggled with a drug-use disorder at some point in their lives.
  • Sep 30, 2020
Jimmy Carter voluntarily paid $6,000 in 1976 despite a zero tax bill, while other recent predecessors typically paid tens or hundreds of thousands of dollars.
  • Sep 28, 2020
The New York Times revealed Sunday that the president paid $750 in federal income taxes in both 2016 and 2017.
  • Sep 28, 2020
The Postal Service continues to rate favorably despite recent delivery backlogs and President Trump’s attacks on voting by mail, according to the Washington Post-University of Maryland poll.
  • Sep 28, 2020
Experts on authoritarianism have expressed alarm over the use of federal powers and agencies to monitor, attack and punish perceived political opponents.
  • Sep 24, 2020
Scholars who study how democracies die offer dire warnings about a second Trump term.
  • Sep 18, 2020
The worsening inequality crisis is fueled by an economic model that allows large corporations to prioritize shareholder payouts over employee wages, Oxfam reports.
  • Sep 16, 2020
Although sports revenue nearly doubled during the study period, the players "risking their health and safety” have not seen a comparable increase in benefits, data show.
  • Sep 7, 2020