Nathan Schneider is a reporter and professor of media studies at the University of Colorado Boulder, as well as a regular columnist for America.

Politics & Society Features
June 12, 2017
Philanthropy should be regarded as a subdomain of democracy, not an exception to it.
Politics & Society Short Take
May 31, 2017
My son isn’t choosing the planet he will be getting. The unborn children to come certainly aren’t.
Politics & Society Short Take
May 22, 2017
A veteran activist provides a blueprint for creating a movement in the moment of Trump.
Politics & Society Last Take
April 21, 2017
The A.P. owes its uniqueness and stature in no small part to its business model.
Faith Faith in Focus
March 07, 2017
Whether you are pro-Trump or anti-Trump—you're still transacting in the attention economy of Trump.
Politics & Society In All Things
February 21, 2017
With his 5,800-word manifesto on “Building Global Community,” the Facebook C.E.O. seems to be easing ever more into his role as benevolent dictator of the media universe.
Faith In All Things
February 17, 2017
The love and healing to be found in prayer and meditation are available to all.
Politics & Society
January 27, 2017
Elites are defined less by the position they hold than by their pretense to dictate reality.
Politics & Society In All Things
January 22, 2017
Anarchism calls for a politics that doesn’t begin and end with politicians.
Faith In All Things
January 17, 2017

Long homilies risk charging in as an interruption on the main event: the Eucharist.