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Twitter

What role should the social platform play as the feminist movement continues to grow?

Fort Hood shooting

Since 2002, veterans have been committing murder individually and in groups, killing family, friends, strangers and—in appalling numbers—themselves.

Sasha Menu Courey

To curb sexual assault, victims need allies and advocates. Former University of Missouri football player Rolandis Woodland is a model for this.

Deportation

His deportation policy isn’t just a moral failure—it’s bad politics, too.

Occupy Wall Street

Occupy Wall Street activists like Cecily McMillan are still fighting the state, only this time they’re waging their battles in the courts.

Harrison Ford

In Showtime’s powerful new documentary, Years of Living Dangerously, will the West’s rapacious consumption habits be let off the hook?

Woman on a laptop

While the Internet may create space for many voices, it also reflects and amplifies real-world inequities in striking ways.

The imprisonment of an American couple in Qatar reveals biases in criminal justice, at home and abroad.

Blogs

The MSNBC host has brought the voices of working men and women to the fore and improved the discourse for the better. That's no defense for a "vile and inappropriate" choice of words. It is, however, why Schultz will continue to be a important contributor to the national debate.

October 26, 2010

Students discover the healing powers of music in Canada's poorest neighourbood

October 26, 2010

Those looking for sexual titillation may be disappointed, but those who love business-world muck-raking will love the film—not that the two are unrelated.

October 26, 2010

Rand Paul backer stomps MoveOn member, and Tea Party backs a killer.

October 26, 2010

Workers at the shuttered ESPN Zone in Baltimore's Inner Harbor were laid off with one week's notice. Now they are taking on ESPN, Disney and demanding just a little bit of respect.

October 25, 2010

The Democratic Party only has itself to blame for growing youth malaise and apathy.

October 25, 2010

There are better ways to handle eruptions of forbidden speech than sacking the talent.

October 24, 2010

Was National Public Radio correct to fire Juan Williams? The answer is a simple one: you betcha.

October 24, 2010

Some more problems with Peretz, NPR's oppressive objectivity and Alter-reviews.

October 22, 2010