Is Hillary Clinton the Worst Democratic Candidate Imaginable?

Hillary Clinton is inevitable. That’s what they told us in 2008, and it’s what they’re telling us again in 2016. While no-one but her hardcore supporters minded when this was proved untrue eight years ago, if history repeats itself this time around, the consequence will be the most divisive presidency of all time. Extraordinary as … Continue reading

Escape From New York

After the September 11 attacks, Jason Charles, a New York City firefighter, started thinking about the end of the world. ‘It was all heat and dust,’ he says, recounting his experience at what was later called Ground Zero. ‘It felt like at any moment the whole city was just going to implode. I knew, right … Continue reading