Politics

May 17, 2015

A Liberator, But Never Free
8:00 PM

Letters fom an Army doctor who helped free the Dachau concentration camp in 1945 have resurfaced, raising questions about the G.I.’s we know only as heroes.

Class Matters
What job insecurity does to our kids
8:00 PM

Where we stand in America’s starkly unequal social landscape shapes our view of the kind of world our children will face, and what will help them in the future.

When "Holocaust" Became "The Holocaust"
An etymological mystery
8:00 PM

An etymological mystery.

May 14, 2015

Child Care Isn't Just a Personal Problem. It's an Economic One, Too.
Why the government should subsidize day care for millions of American families
5:10 PM

Why the government should subsidize day care for millions of American families.

Sheldon Adelson Turns Israel Into 'The Walking Dead'
Behold, the "only zombie democracy in the Middle East"!
2:09 PM

Behold, the "only zombie democracy in the Middle East"!

Jeb Bush Admitted the Iraq War Was a Mistake—He Just Doesn't Realize It Yet
12:51 PM

It's only a "disservice" to the troops if you're saying they sacrificed for no reason.

Life Is "Triggering." The Best Literature Should Be, Too.
A few Columbia students want warnings on Ovid. What's next? Here's what Literature Fascism would look like.
11:00 AM

A few Columbia students want warnings on Ovid. What's next? Here's what Literature Fascism would look like.

The Deterioration of the Christian Right Is Imminent

Huckabee’s entry into the presidential race reveals that corporate America doesn't have much use for evangelicals anymore.

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