America Has Not Reached a Transgender Tipping Point
April 27, 2015
The media would like to think so. Our laws and statistics prove otherwise.
Chloë Sevigny, Patti Smith, and Kim Gordon get it.
Acting Without Thinking
April 24, 2015
The most effective protest movements have been enriched by debating ideas and strategy.
The Future of Binge TV Belongs to America's Oldest Sport
April 21, 2015
How the boys of summer are making sure you know winter is coming.
Does ESPN's Britt McHenry count? Maybe. But the woman who flipped her middle finger in Arlington National Cemetery doesn't.
We're Checking the Wrong "Privilege"
April 15, 2015
Stop focusing on cultural capital. Start focusing on economic inequality.
Some Clinton "scandals" never die—and Bill and Hillary are partly to blame for it.
A History of the Hot Take
April 12, 2015
The phrase feels as old as time. But despite its ubiquity, it's newer than you think.
Staunch defenders of Israel claim there is—and thus, unwittingly compare the country's actions with the Islamic State's.
Don't Assume You Know Why That Couple Doesn't Have Kids
April 09, 2015
It could be infertility, miscarriages, or failed attempts at adoption. A failing marriage or a serious genetic disorder. Maybe their finances are a tremendous mess, but they’re keeping up appearances.