April 23, 2017 Archive April 2017

"Dear Big O": Patriots quarterback wrote a tribute to Obama on his White House visit honoring the Super Bowl

How reprioritizing aesthetics in formal criticism can save the world

Science March: Bill Nye and scientists from around the world speak out against the suppression of science

Does "green energy" have hidden health and environmental costs? Yes, but not as much

Living "O Pioneers": or If you build it, they will come

At Sea with Capt. ‘Wrong Way’ Trump

It’s all in the algorithm: In new season, “Silicon Valley” puts laughs in all the right places

Ted Cruz challenger Beto O'Rourke plans to beat the conservative senator without PAC money

Meet Power Plant Gym: The first to mix fitness and marijuana

Facial recognition is increasingly common, but how does it work?

On the Trump train to Siberia: Even on the Trans-Siberian Railway, I couldn't get away from our new American reality

Drugmakers dramatically boosted lobbying spending in Trump’s first quarter

Remake of Classic 'Your Brain on Drugs' Ad Slams Disastrous Drug War

Here’s how to defend yourself against shark attacks, according to a NAVY Seal

What if Marine Le Pen won? These graphic novels decode a possible far-right future

Alt-right conflicts of interest: Breitbart’s managing editor used the site to promote PR clients

Putin's predicament: Harrowing reports of anti-gay violence in Chechnya have Russia's leader in a tough spot

Who’s the new drug czar? Here is what he means for marijuana

What is "white supremacy"? A brief history of a term, and a movement, that continues to haunt America

Fighting fake news: Google's new fact-check tool attempts to combat a global issue

WATCH: There's a Christian renaissance in hip-hop happening now

Who just made the case for drug legalization? Drug-warrior in chief Jeff Sessions, that's who

WATCH: Children of Mosul say ISIS “ruined our future”

Trump's Organized Crime Ties Bring Blackmail to the White House

Steve Bannon and the occult: The right wing's long, strange love affair with New Age mysticism

WATCH: Glenn Greenwald says prosecuting Assange threatens "core press freedoms"

Google, Facebook, Amazon undermine democracy: They play a role in destroying privacy, producing inequality

The truth about the campus "free speech wars"

The ultimate guide to anti-Trumpism: Turn all that spontaneous outrage into concerted action

Firing Bill O'Reilly isn't enough: Fox News needs to clean house and start fresh

Most Americans are not happy with President Trump's first 100 days: Poll

If there’s a will, there’s a way: Congress and Trump can still fix health care law

Understanding the GOP's health care failure — and the deeper existential crisis of conservative politics

"Roger Ailes did sexually harass me": Alisyn Camerota details her time at Fox News

Overcome that burn-out: Reasons to keep protesting for discouraged activists

Philosopher Henry Giroux on the culture of cruelty and Donald Trump: America is "a democracy on life support — it can’t breathe"

No to Canada: Nonprofit linked to PhRMA rolls out campaign to block drug imports

What you don’t know about the Holy Grail

French election: Marine Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron projected to go to runoff

Avoid conventional wisdom: Healthy soil is the real key to feeding the world

The cruel irony of Autism Awareness Month: There's still much to learn about autistic people