Paul Starr is co-founder and co-editor of The American Prospect, and professor of sociology and public affairs at Princeton University. A winner of the Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction and the Bancroft Prize in American history, he is the author of eight books, including Entrenchment: Wealth, Power, and the Constitution of Democratic Societies (Yale University Press, May 2019).
How a disciplined and discriminating strategy can defeat ISIS and put the Syrian civil war on the path to a peace accord.Paul StarrFeb 22, 2016
Why a seemingly attractive proposal doesn’t make sense.Paul StarrFeb 01, 2016
Going into 2012, Obama had Osama. Going into 2016, the Democrats need the fall of Raqqa and Mosul.Paul StarrDec 16, 2015
Drugs, alcohol, and suicide have taken an unparalleled toll on middle-aged whites, especially those with a high school degree or less.Paul StarrNov 02, 2015