Elaine Teng

'The Imitation Game' and 'Theory of Everything' Lack the Conviction to be Great Biopics
November 19, 2014

Scientists have never been so sexy—and so devoid of personality.

Poll: Two-Thirds of Americans Support an Environmental Policy That Republicans Hate
November 19, 2014

The GOP's War on the EPA is a war on public opinion, too.

The U.S. Government Should Stop Discriminating Against Gay Blood Donors—and Start Imitating Mexico
November 16, 2014

Other countries have a better way of protecting the blood supply from HIV/AIDS.

Modern Racism Can Be So Hilarious
The story behind the Times's brilliant "Off Color" video series
November 06, 2014

Heard any smart racial jokes lately? You will here. 

European Soccer Has a Racism Problem. Its Solution: Sexism.
October 23, 2014

UEFA's women-and-children policy makes no sense whatsoever.

Talking to the Director of the Year's Best Gay Bilingual Film
October 16, 2014

"Coming out is a universally hard thing to do."

The Solution to Violent Soccer Matches Is Not to Separate Enemy Nations
October 15, 2014

After all, political tension makes for great competition.

What the Next Two Awful Years Will Look Like
The five things to fear about a Republican Congress
October 12, 2014

The five things to fear about a Republican Congress.

Does The Fate of the Navajo Nation Depend on Its Language?
October 10, 2014

If younger Navajo don't speak the language, the community itself could crumble.

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