Great-Heart Is Gone
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Great-Heart Is Gone

I was not an intimate of John McCain, but I knew him—I testified before his committee, traveled with him to international conferences, and occasionally spoke with him in private. Our last extended conversation took place a couple of weeks after the 2016 election at a conference in Halifax.“Senator, have you …
Fresno’s Ugly Divide
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Fresno’s Ugly Divide

Fresno is the largest city in California’s Central Valley. It’s also the poorest major city in the entire state.Over the past year, graduate students at U.C. Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism have reported deeply into Fresno’s past and present, investigating the vast inequalities that exist within the city and its …
The Atlantic Politics & Policy Daily: The Tip of the Weisselberg
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The Atlantic Politics & Policy Daily: The Tip of the Weisselberg

Written by Elaine Godfrey (@elainejgodfrey)Today in 5 Lines Allen Weisselberg, the longtime CFO of the Trump Organization, was reportedly granted immunity by federal prosecutors in exchange for providing information about Michael Cohen, Trump’s former lawyer. President Trump announced that he’s canceled Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s upcoming visit to North …