America’s Electoral College system is difficult to explain, but it has successfully enabled the election of presidents since the country’s founding.
President Trump has ordered numerous police reforms after the death of George Floyd. See which cities are also taking steps to limit excessive force.
Local governments in the U.S. are passing police reforms after the death of George Floyd. See how departments are responding to the public outcry.
When a U.S. police officer is involved in a deadly incident, departments - often with civilian oversight - investigate to decide next steps.
The Iranian regime's mismanagement left its economy vulnerable to COVID-19. See how the regime is struggling to keep the economy afloat.
The U.S. Department of Justice shut down a website pushing a bogus COVID-19 vaccine. Learn how the agency is protecting Americans from other scams.
Find out how candidates who are not members of the two major U.S. political parties can still make their mark in American politics.
A strong democracy encourages a free press — one that keeps the public informed, enables a diversity of voices, and holds leaders accountable.
Today's economies are fueled by intellectual property, so laws protecting innovators' rights are essential. Learn how the U.S. helps innovators thrive.