I am finally old enough to admit something: the mysteries of adulthood, those "mature themes" we try to hide from the young, are mostly stupid.
Politics & Society
The Brazilian activist was killed by the same world that killed Jesus—a world that can’t bear love.
The problem isn't that government efforts to address inequality don't work. It's that they were only haltingly tried.
Melanie Harris claims that abuse of the earth parallels the injustices faced by women of color.
Svetlana Alexievich tells the stories behind Russia's wartime psychology.
A new plan from the Center for American Progress shows how health-care reform could go big—while also limiting the mess it makes.
Getting millions of Americans to consider the merits of black armed revolution against global oppression is no small feat.
Kevin Young and Kurt Andersen each argue that fake news is nothing new.
The sect, which was founded in the 13th century, confounds the idea of irreconcilable differences between the two faiths.
Who were the people who watched Jesus' crucifixion?