Naomi Shavin

How the Gay Rights Canvassing Study Fell Apart
May 21, 2015

Here's how the study unraveled. 

Hillary Clinton as Feminist Children's Book Hero
May 20, 2015

There's a chapter or two that these books tend to leave out. 

Your Uber Driver Could Be Packing Heat, and You Wouldn't Know It
The company lets drivers carry guns. Lyft doesn't.
April 22, 2015

The company lets drivers carry guns. Lyft doesn't.

Sarah Palin 2.0
Carly Fiorina is conservatives' new Queen Bee. Will she crater too?
April 08, 2015

Or is she someone more substantial?

The "Utah Compromise" Was A Victory for Religious Freedom and LGBT Rights. The Next One Won't Be So Easy.
March 13, 2015

An upcoming fight over "public accommodations" won't be so neatly resolved.

The Best Thing About Obama's Plan for 'Precision Medicine' Is That It's Old-Fashioned
January 30, 2015

Doctors will once again pay attention to individual stories—like they used to.

The Two Problems With Obama's Maternity Leave Shout-out
January 20, 2015

It was a good line, but it was just a line.

Do Veterans With PTSD Really Belong on Death Row?
January 15, 2015

Georgia just executed a Vietnam vet who murdered a police officer—but also suffered from untreated PTSD. 

Big Pharma Is Making Progress in Finding an Ebola Vaccine, But They May Be Fighting The Wrong Battle
January 09, 2015

Basic nursing care isn't as sexy as the race for a vaccine, but it's a lot more effective.