A new law in the U.K. offers a template for how the U.S. might monitor and regulate hate speech, making the internet and the world safer for all of us,...
Songs like Lizzo's "Truth Hurts" and Alanis Morissette's "You Oughta Know" acknowledge that love can be messy, ugly and painful. And naming the pain can feel like liberation, writes Joanna...
Reading Mad magazine shaped my worldview, writes Jim Sullivan. It taught me about irreverence and satire.
All the coverage of the president’s inflammatory comments distracts us from the real news of what he and his administration are doing, writes Steve Almond.
The focus on the president's racist messaging is under-inclusive, writes Kent Greenfield. Fox News deserves blame, too.
When Neil Armstrong set foot in the moondust, we instinctively looked away from the television, trying to see him standing on the moon with our own eyes, unmediated, writes Julie...
Kyle Kashuv, a Parkland school shooting survivor, did something wrong, writes Garrett Neiman. The 'Central Park Five' did not.
These days, I wonder if the highest form of professionalism is not obedience or compliance, but behaving ethically, writes Neema Avashia.
Both Harvard and Oberlin, facing its own troubles, squandered teaching opportunities, writes Andrew Grainger. This is better described as institutional cowardice.
Sanders projected the kind of power that relies on a calm sense of superiority, writes Steve Almond, the jaded oracle who reduces all manner of moral atrocity to nitpicking.
Mispronouncing student names contributes to lower self-esteem and, for English language learners, lower academic performance, writes Roberto Rey Agudo.
When Twitter and Facebook disseminate fiction alongside fact, they declare that truth is whatever we choose to believe, writes Julie Wittes Schlack.
It’s probably not a coincidence that ASMR’s popularity is skyrocketing now, as more Americans than ever report dealing with anxiety or depression, writes Julie Wittes Schlack.
It's hard to banter about climate change and impeachment. But TV shows give us something to talk about, writes Anita Diamant.
Elizabeth Warren's decision to skip Fox News' town hall was principled and shrewd, writes Steve Almond.
As climate change poses a creeping danger to our communities, the public needs unfiltered dialogue between scientists and the press, writes Miles Howard.
Daenerys is the one with the resume (Mother of Dragons, Breaker of Chains, etc.), but Jon Snow is the guy everyone wants to have a beer with, writes Joanna Weiss.
The media must treat climate change as the pervasive challenge infusing every aspect of life, with its impact evident on every beat, writes Julie Wittes Schlack.
The post-funeral party in the great hall of Winterfell felt like a mash-up of every teen movie ever made, writes Joanna Weiss.
At this point, writes Joanna Weiss, I’m just going to quote the notes I was taking as that epic scene unfolded: “ARYA ARYA ARYA YOU ARE THE BOSS.”