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Watch Julia Ioffe Explain the Russia-Ukraine Conflict to Stephen Colbert
July 23, 2014

Julia Ioffe appeared on "The Colbert Report" last night to talk about the Russia-Ukraine conflict—and whether Russia is going to colonize the moon.

Watch Nadine Gordimer Talk About South Africa's Racism: "I Was Part of It."
July 14, 2014

The Nobel Laureate discusses racism, writing, and South Africa, and reads from a few short stories.

If Jurgen Klinsmann Doesn't Believe In the U.S. Team, Why Should I?
It's one thing to be realistic, another to be a killjoy
June 16, 2014

He isn't being realistic, he's being a killjoy. 

This Video of a Mobbed Subway Station in Brazil Should Frighten World Cup Fans
May 21, 2014

You'd better hope bus drivers aren't on strike this summer.

Watch: The Brutal Ageism of Tech
When experience becomes a drag on an engineer's resume
April 28, 2014

The pimply and young are receiving millions from venture capitalists. Why is experience a negative in Silicon Valley? 

There's Violence on the Streets of Ukraine—and in Parliament
A news roundup for April 8
April 08, 2014

What's going to happen next? Here are four possible scenarios.

Let's Not Kid Ourselves: These Are Russian Soldiers in Ukraine (Video)
March 06, 2014

Not that we believed Putin anyway. But now we have proof he's lying.

A Democrat Just Blew Up at Darrell Issa Over the IRS Scandal: "It Is Absolutely Un-American”
March 05, 2014

Elijah Cummings took Issa to task for ending the hearing.

Sure, Yulia Lipnitskaya Is an Amazing Skater, But She Is Also a Child
February 10, 2014

Sure, she's amazing, but don't you think Yulia Lipnitskaya looked a little...pubescent out there?

Watch Tolstoy Live Like an Aristocrat, Die Like a Peasant
On his birthday, watch the author on film
January 10, 2014

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