What is Your Hobby?My wife says I need a hobby. She’s probably right, if by hobby she means an activity that gives me a break from my work, the heavy drumbeat of n…
Let's rethink who has benefited from these narratives, who has not, and whether we still have a chance to make things better
White supremacist "replacement theory" has fueled another massacre. Can something be done?
Where Does Your Family Come From?I used to think a belief in democracy was one of the qualities that all Americans share. Not these days. I used to think an essential optimism a…
Liars for a Lifetime (audio)Listen now (7 min) | The draft opinion rejecting a women's right to choose and banning abortion lays bare the ugly truth of Supreme Court justices who…
The bullies want you to believe that the problem is with the victims of their aggression, not them.
In the wake of the leaked opinion, Justice Clarence Thomas's cry of bullying demonstrates just how insular and unaware the Supreme Court can be
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The draft opinion rejecting a women's right to choose and banning abortion lays bare the ugly truth of Supreme Court justices who pretended they would…
President Biden's coming decision on student debt relief will face outrage from those who think forgiving loans is beyond the pale
Who Inspires You?Harriet Tubman, born Araminta Ross, escaped from slavery in 1849. She could have stayed away from Maryland, the place of her violent bondage. Sh…
The life and work of Madeleine Albright is in stark contrast to Russia defenders like Sen. Rand Paul