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September 29, 2014

7 Charts That Prove Obamacare Is Working

Proof that Obamacare is changing healthcare for the better in this country.

Hong Kong Has Split Into Two Worlds

Behind the barricades, everyone knows each other and works together.

What Hong Kong's Protests Mean for Mainland China

The Chinese government is too repressive, and the Chinese people too politically inexperienced, for a pro-democracy movement to take hold anytime soon.

The Pharmacy School Bubble Is About to Burst

One of America's most reliable professions is producing too many graduates and not enough jobs

This Is What's the Matter With Kansas

Sam Brownback tried to create a conservative utopia. He created a conservative hell instead.

Watch: Here's What It's Really Like for a Transgender Person to Transition

A transgender woman discusses the challenges she faced while transitioning, both in the workplace and in her own home. 

The Best Birth Control Method for Your Teenage Daughter

It has the lowest rate of failure of any birth control method out there.

Do Anti-Vaxxers Deserve Our Empathy?

That's a big, dangerous, scary mistake.

An Awesome History of Food as a Weapon, in Cartoons

Eve gave Adam the apple and it was all downhill from there.

Joe Scarborough: In Manhattan, "People Thank God for David Koch"

"In Manhattan ... people thank God for David Koch"

Killing the "Nuclear Option" Will Not Save the Senate. It Will Ruin Obama's Final Two Years.

Don't trust Republicans who want to restore the 60-vote filibuster.

Video: The Ridiculous Meaning of Europe's Flag, Explained

Nothing on it represents anything. It's just...stuff.

This Year's Biggest Border Crisis Is Far From the U.S.

Nearly 300,000 Syrian refugees have entered Turkey in just a few weeks.

Anne Sinclair: 'I Don’t Believe That the French Jews Are Fleeing'

"I don’t believe that the French Jews are fleeingit’s absolutely untrue"

Conservatives Are Furious Over the New A.P. History Curriculum

And worried that it condones civil disorder

Stephon Marbury Is Starring in a Chinese Musical About Himself

“You leave America, then you go someplace else, you begin to create something totally different.” 

Don't Laugh Off Hank Greenberg's Ridiculous AIG Lawsuit

It could be our best chance to learn what really happened during the financial crisis.

September 28, 2014

How Do We Know Hillary’s Approach to Inequality Won’t Work? Brazil

There's no alternative to targeting the rich if you want to reduce inequality. 

Why India Isn't So Keen to Fight Climate Change

Climate is on the agenda when President Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi meet for the first time.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Is an American Hero

The feminist icon has some choice advice for other women.

"What Are the Children Who Grow Up to Become Police Officers Learning in School?"

Here's what the black kids don't like about the class.

September 27, 2014

September 26, 2014

Why We Should Let Women Into Frats

Equalize the power imbalace at parties and everything improves.

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