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Today’s masters of manipulation have no qualms about co-mingling truth and falsehood, writes Julie Wittes Schlack.
The time has come for Twitter to place patriotism above profits, writes Steve Almond, to quit hiding behind the fig leaf of the First Amendment.
Modern feminism tends to question women’s agency, and in doing so, it questions our claim to equality, writes Wendy Kaminer.
As his self-justification makes clear, the problem for Charlie Rose, writes Barbara E. Will, is in part a problem of language.
The current school culture is often one of “wait and see” for struggling readers, write Phoebe Adams and Cathy Mason. The impact can be ruinous.
The FCC’s proposed changes could signal the end of the open internet, writes Miles Howard.
How can we cultivate an authentic pleasure in giving rather than just getting?
It was the week when we all exhausted ourselves traveling to see friends and family, sure it was going to be a disaster ... and we had a good time.
Christmas was out, writes Judy Bolton-Fasman. The Fourth of July baffled my people, on their third exile. But Thanksgiving was based on two groups who understood nothing about one another....
Ron and Heather talk with Andrew Rudalevige, Professor of Government at Bowdoin College. They discuss presidential pardons throughout history and examine whether President Trump could pardon himself.
Gen. Ratko Mladić was convicted Wednesday morning of crimes against humanity and genocide in the former Yugoslavia. The tribunal that found him guilty, writes Susan E. Reed, also played a...
I’m glad for the public outrage about the misogyny baked into our legal system, religious texts and popular culture, writes Anita Diamant. It’s good for the body politic though nothing...
While opioid addiction grabs the headlines, writes Rich Barlow, we Americans have drunk ourselves into a silent epidemic that’s killing far more people.
Banning trophy hunting doesn’t solve everything, writes Carl Safina. But in Africa, it’s one answer to poaching, cynicism, hypocrisy, corruption and the wildlife crisis.
We are different people in different languages. So if your kids are bilingual, you might be missing out.
The GOP continues to beat dead proposals, writes Susan E. Reed, while projecting a 1950s ideal onto the 21st century.
It was the week when the Republican establishment discovered that there is someone even more problematic than Donald Trump: Roy Moore.
Ron and Heather talk with Alicia Bannon, senior counsel at the Democracy Program at the Brennan Center for Justice about President Trump's controversial judicial nominees, the history of the Federalist...
We need to ask ourselves, writes Steven Wineman. Have there been times when I have violated someone's boundaries, even unintentionally? Times when I have been aware of another man's misbehavior...
Republicans created a new permission structure when they stood by an avowed sexual predator, Donald Trump. So it's no surprise, writes Steve Almond, that many have defended Roy Moore.