How turning the Murder of Kitty Genovese into a parable erased its particulars.
When US soldiers venture abroad, women’s bodies can become the occupied territories.
Nymphomaniac is Lars von Trier’s latest ode to titillation and traps.
The imprisonment of an American couple in Qatar reveals biases in criminal justice, at home and abroad.
Inside the movement that’s pushing to make a living wage a reality in Seattle.
Many Israelis, Netanyahu included, were never serious about seeking a two-state solution in the peace negotiations.
Occupy Wall Street activists like Cecily McMillan are still fighting the state, only this time they’re waging their battles in the courts.
Conservatives are suddenly very unhappy to see moral judgments about sex and families invading the corporate realm.
The US plan to create another armed group to inject into Libya’s fractious sea of competing militias is going forward—and is fraught with peril.
In Showtime’s powerful new documentary, Years of Living Dangerously, will the West’s rapacious consumption habits be let off the hook?
A growing controversy over use of the “paddle” to discipline children has a painful racial subtext.
The new film turns decades of organized struggle into the inspiring tale of one man.