Off With Their Heads

Mad King Elon purges a few libs.

Return of the King

Elon Musk and the dream of populist autocracy.

Understanding the ‘Twitter Files’

Do ‘leaked’ internal documents prove Twitter’s left-wing bias? A Dispatch Explainer.

The Resistible Urge to Scoff

The ‘Twitter Files’ and the intellectual pitfalls of contempt.

Our Best Stuff From a Very Online Week

Kanye, Elon, and Twitter.

‘I Got Mine’

Principle and post-liberalism.

Apple Boycotts, and Boycotting Apple

Can we have our millionth conversation about cancel culture?

America, Can We Talk About Our Guru Problem?

The rich and famous might feel less like they belong on Mount Olympus if we stopped treating them like Greek gods.

Elon Musk’s Twitter Debacle

Will the mountain bluebird become an albatross?

We Just Saved the Internet (For Now)

And what comes next now that Musk owns Twitter.

Our Best Stuff From an Extreme Week

Nancy Pelosi’s husband is attacked in their home by an assailant.

Elon Bought Twitter. So What?

Nothing will change. Well, not much.