Investors and executives aren't losing sleep over future hits to their bottom lines, writes Rich Barlow. Indeed, Big Pharma stocks rose on news of the president’s proposals.
Lack of access to something as basic as eyeglasses is one of the many ways that poverty itself serves as a barrier to economic mobility, writes Danya Keene.
By allowing on the field only players who’ll do as they’re told, the NFL owners have collaborated in an attack on one of the most significant rights necessary to our...
The agency told reporters from AP, CNN and E&E there wasn’t any room. But during the event, many seats remained open.
The notion of ‘victimhood’ has been appropriated and so loosely used as to render it almost meaningless, writes Julie Wittes Schlack.
China's President Xi Jinping is celebrating the 200th anniversary of the birth of Karl Marx, writes Rich Barlow, but he doesn't really believe in the communist philosopher's teachings.
Democrats seem more interested in stewarding bipartisanship than taking tough, principled stands on issues that matter to their base, writes Miles Howard.
Americans are becoming a people incapable of facing the essential moral crises of our age, writes Steve Almond. That's why “Fahrenheit 451” resonates so deeply with our historical moment.
Hunger and homelessness prevent thousands of Massachusetts students from completing a college degree, write Sara Goldrick-Rab and Pam Eddinger.
Recent actions in the Middle East affirm that the Trump administration does not care about collateral damage -- as long as it's in pursuit of their agenda.
Was he outrageously crude and sexist, or did she set back feminism by blowing a trivial offense out of proportion?
What makes it so distressing, writes Steve Almond, is the extent to which this demographic demands the world’s sympathy while offering sympathy to no one beyond themselves.
Withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal won’t enable the U.S. or its allies to address all the issues the old deal didn’t cover, writes Rich Barlow.
The Incel movement is the logical conclusion of sexual oppression that has run rampant in our society for far too long, writes Miles Howard.
The real problem with the dinner goes way behind a few harsh jokes and profanities, writes John J. Winters.
Every pundit and politician who is wasting time defending or debunking Wolf’s routine will be judged by history, writes Steve Almond.
Our view of mass shootings is occluded by systemic racism, writes Steve Almond.
If we don’t commit more state resources to teaching people how to recycle properly, writes Miles Howard, we’re going to pay for that negligence with our wallets and our health.
If party leaders embrace something as bold as guaranteed jobs, writes Miles Howard, they’ll prove that they’re capable of evolution.
Alex Jones of Infowars has questioned the authenticity of the Sandy Hook shooting, and now the parents of two children killed in the massacre are suing him.