editor’s choice

December 2019

Features

An Existential Moment for Democracy?

Stanford University scholars discuss democracy’s decline worldwide and the role of the United States in preserving it.

By

Jill Patton

All Right Now

The Day the Bomb Dropped

Len Gardner, MA ’50, describes his introduction to World War II.

By

Sam Scott

Features

The Curious Case of Thomas Welton Stanford

How Leland’s brother (accidentally) helped psychology come of age.

By

Jonathan Fetter-Vorm

Online Exclusives

Our Top Stories of 2019

Have you read them all?

By

Summer Moore Batte

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