October 01, 2017 Archive October 2017

Apps stirring up trouble in schools

High school violates students' constitutional right by banning taking a knee

Every year, millions try to navigate US courts without a lawyer

Last year there were more arrests for marijuana than for violent crime

China’s leverage over "Rocket Man" is key to avoiding war

In defense of Jedediah Bila: Another "View" conservative bites the dust

Turkey's incursion into Syria: Making things better or worse?

Facts don't matter to Americans, and we should be worried

A radical new approach to the immigration "problem": Full human rights

O’Reilly's appearance with Hannity reveals what Fox News cares about

The Salon 5: How to win any argument

How a racist is made — and unmade

Is partisan gerrymandering illegal? The Supreme Court will decide

Lisa Ling: Trump's criticism of the press "screams fascism"

How Maya Lin's Vietnam War Memorial broke the competition's biggest rule

The long fight to build the National Museum of African American History and Culture

Trump tweets of recovery in Puerto Rico from his golf course

By concealing identities, cryptocurrencies fuel cybercrime

Confusing God and country: Meet Roy Moore, Alabama's next senator

As GOP attacks health care, movement for single-payer grows across country

Jimmy Kimmel is risking his show by fighting Trumpcare

"It is unspeakable": Bernie Sanders hits President Trump over Puerto Rico

How many big storms before people abandon coastal cities?

Hugh Hefner, Playboy and the art history of naked ladies

Visually speaking: 14 podcasts that draw out the history of art

Hugh Hefner, Playboy, and being a man during the Cold War

"The Jimmy Kimmel Test," Megyn Kelly and the value of empathy

NFL fans booed players for kneeling before national anthem and standing for it

Calling Dr. Freud: One episode of "Tim & Eric's Bedtime Stories" captures the political zeitgeist

Michael Che blasts "cheap cracker" Trump over Puerto Rico

3 reasons why we are addicted to smartphones

Comics icon Frank Miller on "Batman," his career and Donald Trump

Why you need to stop unfriending over disagreements and listen instead

The founder of "WeRateDogs" on being a professional dog-rater

The wonderful world of Renaissance faire kink

5 ways racism is still embedded in American school curricula