The group blog of The New Republic
February 28, 2014
The strange scholarship on genetics and incest
New research on soldiers returning from Iraq and Afghanistan
Two to seven percent of British soliders report PTSD. Twenty-one to twenty-nine percent of Americans display symptoms. What can America do to close this gap?
Analysts are chalking up the recent string of subpar economic data to the weather.
Don't try this at home—try it at a bar instead.
A new study found that thousands of turbines drastically reduce storm surges and wind speeds.
Thank Kevin Kline—and your gay neighbor.
Gun activists prep for another fight over background checks.
February 27, 2014
Her Senate testimony did not inspire confidence.
Liberals have a problem with bright shiny objects
By all means, celebrate the Arizona gay-rights victory. But don't forget about other issues in other states.
The key question after yesterday's Swiss-bank hearings.