Female voters have propelled Hillary Clinton to a sizable polling lead over Donald Trump. Too bad Clinton isn't their chief inspiration, writes Erika Fine.
Steve Almond on how the death of the Fairness Doctrine gave way to the birth of Trumpism.
In literary circles, debate is raging over free speech versus cultural appropriation. But Julie Wittes Schlack argues that is the wrong way to frame the issue.
The journalist who has outed the author of the Neapolitan quartet, writes Janna Malamud Smith, has served as a policeman of the patriarchal order -- identifying a free woman and putting her in her place.
Their split has brought America together again, writes Joanna Weiss, if only in the rabbit hole of breathless tabloid updates.
Steve Almond examines the media’s double standard.
She’s been hounded relentlessly for decades, and it’s made her want to hide everything. Her response is both natural -- and unacceptable, writes Janna Malamud Smith.
The press is blowing Clinton’s minor illness way out of proportion, writes Steve Almond.
Abedin has finally called it quits with the sexting Anthony Weiner, writes Julie Wittes Schlack, and our response to her saga reveals some unsettling truths.
Whatever other narratives the media peddles about the DNC, in the end it will boil down to a single speech, the one in which Hillary Clinton lays out her case for presidency.
There are many parallels between 1968’s conventions and today’s, but the outcomes need not be the same.
John Sivolella, a political scientist and Massachusetts delegate, is on the ground in Cleveland.
Too often, the press provides the inspiration for mass murder simply by delivering the news.
I am saturated. I am traumatized. I can’t watch anymore. At least not for a while. And I still care.
Donald Trump's tenuous relationship with the political press is based on a misunderstanding.
These crimes take place because the U.S. continues to define liberty as a virtually unconditional right to acquire the tools of mass murder.
One evening every week, their anticipation in high gear, my parents turned off the living room lights... And I was told to leave the room.
We need to teach our daughters and our sons that consent is sacrosanct. That there are consequences to violating it.
As a young journalist, R. B. Scott spent more than a week with the champ in 1974.
In its portrayal of people with disabilities, GoT shines as a beacon of inclusion.