July 31, 2015
Most millennial men think men and women should share caregiving responsibilities equally—in theory.
The Chinese capital will have to create all of its snow.
The End of the Tour is mostly about candy and male-bonding.
The limits of democratic socialism in America today.
Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp is a collection of silly gags that do more than just rely on our nostalgia.
Why would a University of Cincinnati officer pull over a non-student motorist for a minor infraction?
He’ll need to do more to appeal to minority voters.
July 30, 2015
The GOP is waging a war on the Endangered Species Act, and on the agency charged with enforcing it.
His xenophobia has a long political history.
For a year, Yan Lianke has been feted by the Chinese government—at the same time that he’s been punished.
A new book stitches together the public and private lives of France's first Jewish Prime Minister.
Medicare and Medicaid became law 50 years ago today. It took nearly as long make it so.
A pro football career should not be a reward for a domestic abuser’s contrition.
July 29, 2015
There's nothing wrong with that. But cutting the line, and leaving a mess? How rude.
The White House says a final climate plan will be stronger than the draft. Will it?
Why the magazine is quick to accuse liberals of fascism and Nazism.
Encouraging people to see their priorities reflected in distant tragedies is a valuable thing, but only when the connections are real.
The backlash from liberals and conservatives alike is good for his mission.
A new study shows the value of hospitals when it comes to childbirth.
July 28, 2015
Dictionaries and style guides treat it as a proper noun, but no one else does.
How many different ways can she say "no comment"? Let's count them.
The number of "compound flood events" has increased in coastal American cities in the past century.
In Intersection’s first episode, Alexander Chee and Linda Villarosa talk marriage equality, Kimberle Crenshaw explains the origins of intersectionality, and a surprise guest talks about growing up in a queer family.
Independent musicians Jack & Jack topped Taylor Swift and Rihanna on iTunes last week. That's a reason to celebrate, and worry.