Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you.
Is America Still Exceptional?
Publisher, Statehouse Report
With all of America's exceptional qualities, there's also a sense feeling for some that America's time of preeminence is in danger of passing, perhaps to China. There's a notion now that politicians and other leaders aren't doing enough to secure the nation's premier place in the world.
Raining on the Rainmaker's Parade
The Times ran a story about John J. Altorelli, who they describe as one of Dewey & LeBoeuf's "most important rainmakers, the term used to denote partners who land clients.
God Bless America
Editor, U.S. News & World Report
The end of a year always provides an opportunity to think about the true joys of living in this wonderful country we call America. One quality integral to the American sense of community is giving.
Cold War's End -- The Wall Comes Down
Political writer and blogger at ChrisWeigant.com
The fall of The Wall signified the fall of the Soviet Union, and an end to the Cold War. And while this was of enormous historical import, I fear that future generations won't really pay much attention to it.
Alexis de Tocqueville: Letters From America
Editor, The Hudson Review
The Hudson Review
has published 40 pages of Alexis de Tocqueville's Letters from America, the back story of
Democracy in America
, his future classic.
Co-Authors, 'Practical Wisdom'
The mark of a wise judge is the ability to balance. To deny empathy or detachment its proper place is to cut wisdom off at the knees. One without the other would give us only partial justice.
Do you have info to share with HuffPost reporters?
Culture & Arts
TV & Film
Style & Beauty
Food & Drink
Home & Living
Impact: Project Zero
Impact: This New World
Listen to America
FROM OUR PARTNERS
Sleep & Wellness
What's Working: Purpose + Profit
The Power of Humanity
Difference Maker 100
Expert analysis and commentary to make sense of today's biggest stories.
Sign up here to have the best stories delivered straight to your inbox.
First-person essays, features, interviews and Q&As about life today.
Get breaking news alerts
Download our app
Go to mobile site