The New Republic Staff
Watch Leon Wieseltier Tell Colbert What's Wrong with Today's Culture
October 08, 2014
Stephen Colbert: "Sell me on thinking."
Watch: Here's What It's Really Like for a Transgender Person to Transition
September 29, 2014
A transgender woman discusses the challenges she faced while transitioning, both in the workplace and in her own home.
On Our Cover: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Is an American Hero
September 26, 2014
Not everything was black and white back then.
Vintage Photos by the Man Whom Ansel Adams Called a "Roving Genius of Mind and Mountains"
August 19, 2014
Seven stunning images from the mountaineer, explorer, cartographer, and aerial photographer Bradford Washburn.
This Young Man's Grandmother Died Unexpectedly. His Moving Photographs Document His Family's Grief.
August 18, 2014
Goseong Choi traveled to his family's remote South Korean village after losing his grandmother.
Touching Images of Unaccompanied Minors—From 100 Years Ago
August 17, 2014
A look back at the icon of American immigration, Ellis Island.
Scenes from a War Zone in the Middle of America
August 14, 2014
Unreal photos of the chaos on the streets of Ferguson.
These Are the People Who Obama Is Trying to Save in Iraq
August 08, 2014
Kurds are fleeing as Islamic State militants close in.
Are America's Unions Too Local?
August 06, 2014
A labor economist explains how an industry-wide collective bargaining system would revolutionize the way we work