Columbia's President Explains His Response to Campus Rape
October 29, 2014
An open letter from the school's head.
Chris Christie Isn't Backing Down on the Ebola Quarantine
October 27, 2014
He's sticking with his quarantine, no matter how much the experts—and the first quarantined nurse—protest.
An Ebola Quarantine for New York
October 25, 2014
The governors give in to panic—and politics
Young Doctors Can Be Courageous. They Can Also Be Careless.
October 24, 2014
Doctors really do make the worst patients.
He got it in West Africa and you're probably not going to get it.
What a Past Epidemic Teaches Us About Ebola
October 19, 2014
Was there hysteria over a handful of cases? Check. Scapegoating of immigrants and public health officials? Check.
300,000 People Just Marched About Climate Change. Will It Matter?
September 22, 2014
There's lots of work to do. But Sunday's march in New York shows lots of people want action.
George Orwell's Brilliant Guide to Writing Well
September 16, 2014
Step One: Eliminate every cliche from your vocabulary.
Five Lessons for Hillary Clinton From Andrew Cuomo's Primary Scare
September 10, 2014
Beware: liberals are a restive bunch these days.
Is Obamacare Making Insurance Cheaper In Your City?
September 05, 2014
Quite possibly—but there's a catch