July 23, 2017 Archive July 2017

Myths and facts to know ahead of Rick Perry's study on the electrical grid and renewable energy

When gospel sermons came on the phonograph

Rising seas spark tobacco-style lawsuits in California

Why bots, gifs, and emojis are your kid's new BFFs

Help us Bernie Sanders, you’re our only hope: Why the beloved progressive should start a labor party

Spreading fake news about Putin, or Red-scare propaganda, does nothing to defeat Trump

Four charts that show who loses out if the White House cuts food stamps

When the 1967 Detroit riot came home

Trump’s support falling among swing-state voters who elected him, recent polls find

WATCH: One of Silicon Valley's biggest risk takers says "no gamble, no future"

How the technology behind Bitcoin can save our elections

Top CEOs make 271 times more than the average American

Cleaning up toxic sites isn’t always as good for the community as you might think

LISTEN: 13 chilling murder and true crime podcasts

Early stage idiocracy: Trump won’t be the last celebrity-turned-politician

Chuck Schumer says single-payer health care is "on the table" for Democrats

Why do human beings speak so many languages?

Who are the real victims of American democracy? Hint: It's not rural white conservatives

Jimmy John’s fired workers for making a "disloyal" meme. A court just ruled that’s okay

The Kermit the Frog drama shows how we can't separate men from Muppets

Jay Sekulow: "Pardons have not been discussed and pardons are not on the table"

How good is Dick, anyway? An art scholar evaluates the work of Jill Soloway's fictional art-throb

What it's like to watch the season 7 premiere if you've never seen "Game of Thrones" before

Kellyanne Conway: Trump "doesn't think he's lying" about voter fraud and wiretapping

No talking climate change to Zuckerberg, White House tells scientist

Review: HBO's "Insecure" offers a more confident second season

The neoliberal politics of emoji

Who’s avoiding sex, and why

The "eating disorder movie," beyond sickness and health

Trump expected to nominate top coal lobbyist as EPA deputy administrator

WATCH: Italian Jewish brothers reflect on why they "had fun during the Holocaust"

A museum gives the force behind an '80s fad a proper place in art history

White House says Trump is open to signing legislation on Russia sanctions: Report

Crucial court case could spell doom for ethnic studies in public schools

Checkpoint, U.S.A.: Crossing the border into Trump’s America