Hey Journalists: Where is the Outrage?

Donald Trump regularly bullies and insults the media, and has even threatened general freedom of the press. Curiously missing? Journalistic outrage.

The Republican Road Not Traveled

Has the Republican Party’s strategy of obstruction during the Obama years really been that shrewd?

Why Are Millennials More Liberal And Less Trusting?

Millennial attitudes toward trust reflect the right wing’s teaching every-man-for-himself ideology

Mental Illness and Criminal Behaviors Are Not The Same Thing

When you use “mentally ill” and “criminal” as interchangeable, you’re perpetuating a dangerous stereotype.

The 12 Best People of 2012

Sean Beaudoin compiles the dozen best people of the year—drawn from the avalanche of overall excellence we experienced as a culture. Also, their less impressive counterparts.