The New Republic Staff
Highlights from #pressingLIVE
August 01, 2014
On July 16, #pressing came to life with #pressingLIVE: an event in Washington, DC, presented by GE and hosted by The New Republic.
Why does our currency only feature dead white men? It's time for a change.
Even Van Jones and Newt Gingrich agree.
Strangely Beautiful Photos of Tiny Bugs
July 23, 2014
Using science to photograph the tiniest beetles.
Julia Ioffe appeared on "The Colbert Report" last night to talk about the Russia-Ukraine conflict—and whether Russia is going to colonize the moon.
And rethinking public spaces in the process.
Bridging The Partisan Gap By Befriending The Other Side
July 21, 2014
CNN's S.E. Cupp and Van Jones explain their bipartisan friendship
POLITICO’s Mike Allen sheds light on the evolving relationship between the valley and the swamp.
The National Security State Simply Isn’t a Winning Issue for Politicians—On Either Side of the Aisle
July 18, 2014
Voters, Slate’s David Weigel argues, just see the secret programs as another example of broad government incompetence.
Midnight Where the Sun Never Sets
July 15, 2014
"Sunrise" and "sunset" are relative terms in the Arctic, where it stays light for almost twenty-four hours a day in summertime.