Winter is here, writes Barbara Moran. Climate change will hit us hard, and it will hit the most vulnerable among us the hardest.
Modern conservatives have created a political culture virtually devoid of accountability, writes Steve Almond.
The videos of Latinos harassed or threatened for talking in Spanish unmask an ugly truth about everyday life for minorities, writes Roberto Rey Agudo.
Will the Fourth Estate treat the 2020 election as a contest of ideas, or another partisan brawl?
If this pattern feels familiar to anyone, writes Steve Almond, it’s because the exact same thing happened to Hillary Clinton in 2016.
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders says she believes God "wanted" Trump to win the 2016 election. This changes everything, writes Peter Guthrie.
Donald Trump isn’t the first president to get roasted by comedians, he’s just the first to not play along, writes Kaila Kuban.
Options for female self-presentation have long been limited to mother or whore. If the 116th Congress is any indication, that's finally changing.
It is a beautiful ad, writes Joanna Weiss. But the weak spot in the otherwise important message is also one of the keys to our current political divide.
The speech the president read off a teleprompter did nothing to bolster the case that there is a security crisis at the border. If anything, writes Steve Almond, it merely...
The latest privacy breach -- Facebook gave companies access to users’ data, including private messages -- speaks to the social media giant's unchecked power, writes Miles Howard.
The relationship between the White House and the reporters covering it has grown more tense than ever, writes Andrew Grainger.
A demagogue with a broken megaphone can only sow so much discord, writes Steve Almond.
Trump has used incendiary rhetoric designed to gin up his base since the beginning of his candidacy, writes Eileen McNamara. Did he think no twisted individuals would ever take his...
At the end of the movie I remember my grim-faced grandmother saying, “Well, that isn’t what I expected.” Nor did anyone else in America, writes Ed Siegel.
I have earned my literary bona fides, writes Megan Rubiner Zinn, but they don’t make me love romances any less.
Here's the lesson from the last 20 months: there will be no checks or balances on the presidency that don’t come directly from the voters, writes Joanna Weiss.
Louis CK made an unannounced appearance at a comedy club last week. The only lesson he seems to have learned in the past year is that it’s better not to...
To be sure, the movie is imperfect with its frivolities and clichés. But for once, writes Ying-Ju Lai, let’s just have some fun.
How are we to discern which are the waves merely lapping against the shore and which are the ones foretelling the tsunami?