Culture

September 26, 2014

Lena Dunham Has Become a Walking Caricature of Herself
5:37 PM

Her new book is just as cloying and overthought as the rest of her schtick.

September 25, 2014

What Matters Most to Latino Voters? It's Not Always Immigration Reform.

A conversation with Gary M. Segura, co-author of Latino America: How America's Most Dynamic Population is Poised to Transform the Politics of the Nation.

If Obama Agrees the U.S. Is Causing Global Climate Change, Then Why Is He Letting Other Countries Foot the Bill?
3:08 PM

World leaders pledged billions to the Green Climate Fund this week. The U.S. pledged nothing. 

Not Every Gender Gap Needs to Be Closed
Yes, men ride bikes and smoke pot more than women. No, that's not really a problem.
2:55 PM

You don't have to count everything to call yourself a feminist.

September 24, 2014

This Is What It Was Like To Be the Book Censor for All of New England in 1930
"I’ve read more dirty books than any man in New England."
10:16 PM

This is what it ws like to be the East Coast's book censor in 1930.

What the Sex in 'Masters of Sex' Really Means
This is a show that has more of a lust for questions than for answers
6:10 PM

It isn't just about pleasure. 

Can You Tell From This Photo If Oscar Pistorius Is Guilty?
5:51 PM

This image is worthless as evidence but dripping with meaning.

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