Giving working Americans a guaranteed income — $500 a month to households making less than $50,000 a year — is an effective way to combat income inequality, Hughes says.
In his new book, Marketplace correspondent Scott Tong explores his family's history in China and tries to provide a greater understanding of modern China.
Much of the food introduced by the counterculture in the 1960s and '70s still influences what we eat today, food reporter and author Jonathan Kauffman says.
The town of Norwich, Vermont, has put an athlete on every U.S. Winter Olympic team but one since 1984.
"The overwhelming majority of medical devices that are on the market, that are implanted in patients, undergo no clinical trials," journalist and author Jeanne Lenzer says.
"People have to be coached to do this," author Andrea Pitzer says. "This is not something that arises sort of independently out of nowhere."
In "To Siri with Love," author Judith Newman writes about raising her twin sons — one who has autism, the other who does not.
Robin Benway's "Far From The Tree" focuses on three biological half-siblings who are raised under very different circumstances, but find each other as teenagers.
Rico Gagliano and Brendan Francis Newnam, hosts of "The Dinner Party Download," share tips and tricks you need to make your next evening get-together flourish.
The rules governing language are beginning to dwindle. But Emmy Favilla, former BuzzFeed global copy chief, says there are still grammar cops.
Ken Stern spent a year going to NASCAR races, pig hunts and evangelical churches to witness a side of the United States that he believes is left out of American...
"The Hidden Light of Northern Fires" tells the story of Mary, who uses her New York farm as an Underground Railroad stop during the Civil War, a risky venture because...
"The two of us that went in, two different people came out," Tom Hagel tells Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson.
During his eight years as President Obama's chief official White House photographer, Pete Souza took almost 2 million pictures.
The book tells the story of a high school senior trying to figure out love, life's purpose and his place in his family.
Growing up as the child of an African-American father and a white mother, Lythcott-Haims struggled with feelings of inadequacy and anger as her parents chose to raise her in predominantly...
Carlson's book "Be Fierce" addresses the fallout from her successful harassment suit against former Fox News CEO Roger Ailes, and proposes legislative and social changes that she believes can protect...
What happens when you're a 12-year-old wizard with no magic? Or an enemy warrior girl with no interest in fighting?
In what Coppola calls "live cinema," the audience watches as the actors perform and sound effects and music are added live.
For centuries, tracking animals — finding out where they live, eat and migrate — was as impractical as it was imprecise.