Click here for reuse options! Here and there, the news does its job. Donald Trump’s assault on the free press, and thus the First Amendment, reached its anti-climax with his 2017 Fake News Awards on Wednesday.
Click here for reuse options! Restoring the voting rights of more than 1.5 million people would change Florida's electorate and justice system.
After a day of dramatic testimony and an unexpected subpoena, the big question is: What does Steve Bannon know?
Click here for reuse options! As the porn-star loving president flubs his lines, women and independents are fleeing in droves.
Before putting the burden of explaining oppression on people of color, read this accessible primer. A few years into Obama's first term in office, I taught my final section of an interdisciplinary undergraduate seminar I had designed on popular music and American literature.
Pharma pushes its questionable psychiatric drugs on cash-hungry museums. Do you overeat? Did your boyfriend just break up with you?
The best way to avert catastrophe is accepting the reality of a nuclear-armed North Korea. Most people intuitively get it.
The U.S. is keeping the pot boiling by promoting continued instability in Syria. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson gave a talk Wednesday at the right wing Hoover Institution that hovers over Stanford University, in which he committed to a Forever War in Syria.
Someone should tell him that the terror group routinely takes credit for attacks it didn't plan. In a Thursday night interview with Fox News’ Tucker Carlson, a Republican congressman from Pennsylvania claimed he has “evidence” that suggests the Islamic State is responsible for the deadly shooting in Las Vegas last October.
The former judge is known for her bigoted conservative commentary. Fox News host Jeanine Pirro on Thursday invoked Donald Trump’s racist language to describe the president’s private Mar-A-Lago resort, telling attendees of the Trumpettes’ “Red, White and Blue” celebration, “[Mar-A-Lago] sure ain’t no shithole!
Click here for reuse options! Our government won't protect us from these harmful chemicals, so we have to protect ourselves.
Click here for reuse options! The host described a childlike president who can't be trusted to make decisions.
The court offered no explanation for its suspension. North Carolinians may vote in the 2018 midterm elections under a congressional map that has been gerrymandered by Republicans.
Questions remain about the vetting process for administration appointees. Carl Higbie, the chief of external affairs at the Corporation for National and Community Service, the federal government's volunteer services organization, resigned Thursday after CNN reported that he had made racist, sexist and xenophobic comments.
The media has a clear agenda for delivering so many stories of classroom relationships gone wrong. We Americans may not like to admit it, but we love crime.
Click here for reuse options! #MeToo started as an outcry of anger and anguish. But retributive justice swiftly followed.
Click here for reuse options! The media has a clear agenda for delivering so many stories of classroom relationships gone wrong.
Click here for reuse options! Academics should be collaborating, not competing for pseudoscientific rankings.
Click here for reuse options! Passengers are telling their stories. Over the past year, airlines have increasingly come under fire for racist incidents—and now, for sexual assault.
It's a recipe for fraud. Is the bitcoin craze another in a series of history’s most infamous bubbles, or is it a genuine harbinger of a new global financial architecture?