Iran Moves to Cement Its Influence in Syria

MUHAYMIDA, Syria—In Islamic State’s former eastern Syrian stronghold, the Islamic Republic of Iran is parlaying its military and economic might into a permanent foothold. On the heels of an Iranian military intervention that has helped…

Mueller Findings Set Off a Political Tussle

WASHINGTON—President Trump on Monday offered praise for Robert Mueller as his 2020 campaign ramped up efforts to use the special counsel’s findings as a political weapon, while Democrats set a deadline next week for the…

Gerrymandering is back in front of the Supreme…

Get the Think newsletter.SUBSCRIBEMarch 26, 2019, 12:04 AM GMTBy Jessica Levinson, professor at Loyola Law SchoolSome of the most consequential cases this U.S. Supreme Court term deal with a decidedly unsexy topic: drawing legislative district…