Minneapolis and Melodrama (Part I)
What does the reaction to the tragedy in Minneapolis reveal about America's purpose and resolve? By Stephan Richter
Minneapolis and Melodrama (Part II)
The Minneapolis bridge collapse — and the response to the tragedy — has revealed much about U.S. society. As Stephan Richter argues, the bridge away from where the United States finds itself — the land of melodrama and incompetent mismanagement — to rebuilding, America’s inner strengths is a long and arduous one.