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POLITICAL REFORM
There’s the Strategic Leaking of Secrets — and Then There’s Trump

Heather Hurlburt wrote for New York magazine about historical precedents for presidents sharing classified material.


POLITICAL REFORM
Trump Crosses a Red Line

Yascha Mounk wrote for Slate about how best to proceed after Comey's firing.


OPEN TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE
Global Cyberattack Came From Shared Failure to Acknowledge Threat

Ross Schulman wrote for the New York Daily News about the collective failure that led to the global WCRY ransomware attack.


POLITICAL REFORM
When Trump Flounders, He Plays the Tribal Politics Card. Here’s Why That’s Terrifying.

Lee Drutman wrote for Vox's Polyarchy about how Trump relies on identity politics to convince supporters he is on their side.


POLITICAL REFORM
Is America Becoming a Failed State?

Heather Hurlburt wrote for New York magazine about pundit clichés.


POLITICAL REFORM
Colorado Politics: Industry Power Continues to Distort State Policy

Lee Drutman wrote for the International Business Times about oil and gas industry influence on Colorado state politics.


FELLOWS
'America's Deaf Team' Tackles Identity Politics

Matthew Davis wrote a feature piece for the Atlantic about Gallaudet University's deaf football team.


FELLOWS
The FBI Relied on a Private Firm’s Investigation of the DNC Hack—Which Makes the Agency Harder to Trust

Josephine Wolff wrote for Slate about the FBI relying on a private firm, CrowdStrike, in probing the DNC.


POLITICAL REFORM
Comey’s Firing Is the Moment of Truth for the GOP

Yascha Mounk wrote for Slate about the firing of FBI Director James Comey.


POLITICAL REFORM
It’s Far Too Early to Declare Victory Over Populism

Yascha Mounk wrote for Slate about why the political challenges to liberal democracy will not subside due to Macron's victory alone.


POLITICAL REFORM
Liberals Should Still Be Worried About France

Heather Hurlburt wrote for New York magazine about why Macron's victory does not sound the death knell for French right-wing populism.


POLITICAL REFORM
The French Presidential Debate Was Shades of Trump-Clinton

Heather Hurlburt wrote for New York magazine about how the French presidential election is reminiscent of the U.S. election in 2016.