Impeachment Witness: Trump Asked Diplomat About Ukraine Investigations
A State Department staffer heard President Trump on a phone call asking about "investigations" by Ukraine that he thought might help him in the 2020 election, a witness told Congress today.
Climate Change Is Transforming How Our Food Gets From Farm To Table
As climate change transforms the planet — affecting seasons, species, weather patterns and water — we take a look at how farming and agriculture practices have had to change, too.
Solutions For Economic Inequality From 2019 Nobel Prize Winners
Tackling today’s trickiest global challenges with the winners of the Nobel Prize in Economics, Esther Duflo and Abhijit Banerjee.
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The GOP Wants To Use The Kavanaugh Playbook For Impeachment Hearings. Let’s Not Fall For It Again
Democrats have to find a way to elevate fact over affect, writes Steve Almond, to keep the focus on the...
Sean Spicer Can't Dance. But There's Something Honorable About His Terrible Fox Trot
On the dance floor, Sean Spicer looked like Fred Flintstone with arthritis, writes Joanna Weiss. But there’s something about his...
Robots May Be Grading Your Kid’s Essays, With Bias
Can a computer grade an essay? Yes, writes Rich Barlow, but not particularly well. And not without algorithmic bias.
What A More Diverse City Council Could Mean For Boston’s Latino Community
We shouldn't be surprised that diverse candidates won by prioritizing issues important to immigrants and communities of color. We should...
Waiting For The Wall To Crumble | With Kelly McCreary
Kelly McCreary ("Grey's Anatomy") reads an essay about a chance meeting on a bus that leads to a decades-long relationship.
Let's Meet Again In Five Years | With Regina King
Regina King (HBO's "Watchmen") reads an essay by a woman who thinks she's met the right person for her — several years too early.