The Atlantic Is North Carolina Finally Going to Repeal Its Bathroom Bill? 2017-03-30T14:18:45.000000Z Just over a year after H.B. 2 passed, lawmakers and the governor have reached a deal, but progressive groups say the proposal is a sham. How Mike Pence's Marriage Became Fodder for the Culture Wars 2017-03-30T14:05:50.000000Z Outrage over the vice president's approach to marriage reveals how deeply gender divides American culture. Five Nonprofits Receive National Award for Driving Positive Change in Underserved Communities from The Atlantic and Allstate 2017-03-30T13:50:18.000000Z Recognition comes with $100,000 in grants from Allstate Hip-Hop Adds a Chapter to the Flute’s Epic History 2017-03-30T12:36:00.000000Z The flutist and author Ardal Powell offers thoughts on the recent woodwind-laden beats of Drake, Future, and others. Today's News: March 30, 2017 2017-03-30T10:44:56.000000Z A deal in North Carolina over the “bathroom” bill, Syrian refugees top 5 million, and more from the United States and around the world. Building Social Change From the Bottom Up 2017-03-30T10:00:00.000000Z In an era of polarization and distrust, these local innovators—from a team of urban planners to a kids’ baseball coach—show that individuals can still better their communities. The Virtues of Isolation 2017-03-30T09:00:00.000000Z Under the right circumstances, choosing to spend time alone can be a huge psychological boon. What Do Right-Leaning Populists Actually Want? 2017-03-30T09:00:00.000000Z Republican voters elected legislators on the basis of their refusal to compromise and a president who promised to cut deals. It’s no wonder they’re having trouble governing. Democrats Go to War Over Neil Gorsuch 2017-03-30T08:00:00.000000Z If Republicans want to confirm President Trump’s nominee to the Supreme Court, they’ll likely have to change the rules and invoke the Senate’s “nuclear option.” The Many Ironies of Mick Mulvaney 2017-03-30T08:00:00.000000Z The former hardline conservative congressman finds himself stymied by his former colleagues in the House.