Jonathan Alter

    Jonathan Alter


    Jonathan Alter is an award-winning author, columnist, TV analyst, filmmaker, and lecturer.

  • How Walter Mondale transformed the vice presidency

    Though he was creamed by Ronald Reagan in the 1984 presidential election, Walter Mondale has achieved at least a modest form of vindication. His brand of expansive liberalism is back in fashion. And the George Floyd case in his hometown reminds us of his pivotal role in the civil rights movement.