Culture

December 10, 2014

December 09, 2014

The Man Behind the Most Infamous Cartoon of All Time
Danish Editor Flemming Rose defends his crusade against political correctness

Danish editor Flemming Rose did not know he was going to incite a world debate when he commissioned a now-infamous cartoon of Mohammed. But he stands by it. 

Our Memories Can't Be Trusted
The most troubling lesson from UVA, Ferguson, and Serial
5:02 PM

The most troubling lesson from UVA, Ferguson, and Serial.

A Letter to Our Readers
12:25 PM

Today I want to address the recent changes at The New Republic on our own pages. It is important to me to outline the vision for this critically important institution.

Can't Get a Word In? You Might Be Talking to a Psychopath
11:59 AM

Two strangers are locked in a room. Which ones decides what they talk about?

December 05, 2014

U.K.'s New Porn Laws Aren't Just Out of Touch. They're Sexist.
5:36 PM

The government is legislating moral judgments.

Stop Checking Your Email So Often. It's Stressing You Out.
5:27 PM

A new study gives you a good reason to avoid Gmail.

The Hopeful, Anxious Mood the Day Before Charles Lindbergh's Historic Trans-Atlantic Flight
3:59 PM

Several men had died before Lucky Lindy made it alone from New York to Paris. No one knew he would make it, either. 

December 03, 2014

Uber's Travis Kalanick Supports Obamacare. Now He Needs to Support a Tax Hike for the Uber-Rich.
11:15 PM

Silicon Valley's "sharing economy" should embrace big government.

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