Bernie Sanders Allies Lose a Fight Over Democrats’ Stance on Trade

The party’s platform committee rejected a push to oppose a congressional vote on the Trans-Pacific Partnership deal, which President Obama supports.

Shootings Further Divide a Nation Torn Over Race

This week’s convulsive events have prompted anguished pleas for unity and echoes of the protests and divisions of the late 1960s and early 1970s.

Orlando Shooting: Finding Acceptance

The Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando, Fla., has pushed some victims’ families to address the complexities of religion and homosexuality.