Culture

September 05, 2014

Gender Quotas Worked in Norway. Why Not Here?
4:48 PM

Turns out, American culture may be hindering gender equality.

Joan Rivers Didn't Care If You Liked It
Her feminism and misogyny were impossible for young women to reconcile
9:51 AM

Her feminism and misogyny were impossible for young women to reconcile.

This Is the Most Diverse Apartment Building in America
And here are the surprising lessons it teaches us about gentrification.
12:00 AM

No matter how much we say we want otherwise, we still end up living around people who look just like us. This Brooklyn building is the exception. 

September 04, 2014

The Trouble With Harvard
The Ivy League is broken and only standardized tests can fix it
7:50 PM

The Ivy League is broken and only standardized tests can fix it.

President Clinton to Keynote The New Republic’s Centennial Gala
7:00 AM

The black-tie event will also include a performance by world-renowned jazz musician, Wynton Marsalis.

September 03, 2014

The Metaphysical Case for Abolishing Political Parties
Do political parties corrupt the souls of their members?
5:23 PM

Do political parties corrupt the souls of their members? 

September 02, 2014

Want to Fix Obama's Bad Education Policy? Start With These Two New Books
The problem with the Left's embrace of center-Right policies

The left has embraced center-right strategies for fixing education. But do they work? 

We Are Entering the Age of Alzheimer's
You and everyone you know will be touched by the disease. How are we going to get through this?
8:00 PM

We will all be touched by the disease. How are we going to get through this?

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