The terrible truth of the media: war sells, peace doesn’t.
Dwight Gray brings home the ISIS beheading of journalist James Foley, and does so in a way that challenges cliche and oversimplification.
The attack on the Canadian Parliament, the symbol of democracy and the heart of our nation, was a shock to the Canadian psyche, explains Tim O’Connor.
Immigrants in the United States are already stigmatized enough, they do not need to be linked to the issue of terrorism.
Should America lead the fight against ISIS in Iraq and Syria and can we live with the consequences if we don’t?
Boko Haram’s kidnapping of 276 Nigerian girls should wake us up, but why didn’t their massacre of 59 young boys back in February?
Are threats and intimidation the M.O. of gun rights activists? Chris Hicke delves into one of the more divisive topics facing our nation today.
Arsalan Iftikhar wonders what the news coverage of the LAX shooting would’ve looked like if the shooter had a non-Western name.
“Political discord in this land had always been marked by blood and pain. The stories were unending, shocking the first time, sad but predictable after that.” By Masha Hamilton
During two separate terrorist attacks over a decade apart, this gay couple was photographed in the midst of it all, serving their country and saving lives.
The months-long hunger strike is taking a devastating toll on prisoners, but an article in the New England Journal of Medicine insists that force-feeding them is assault.
When Mark Carson was gunned down last week in Greenwich Village, Jeff Nishball felt like his home was violated. But he knows he cannot let fear stop him from being himself.
Mike Sacks discusses the attack in Woolwich, London, and extremism with a panel of experts on Islam and the Quran.
A 20-something’s journey into manhood.
From Caddyshack to Happy Gilmore. From Tiger to the Golden Bear. From Augusta to Pebble Beach. Wai Sallas, on Golf.
This is what today’s dads are really like.
I wish I could be as funny as these guys when reading mean stuff. Also, Chris Pratt is the absolute best.
Vaughan Granier on how to own the interview and get the job.
Here are some easy tips for living a more self-care oriented life.
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This conversation has gone viral. It’s the kind of response every person who’s scared to come out wishes for.
Healthy relationships can actually heal your heart.
Extreme weather seems here to stay—it’s getting worse and making our lives more difficult. Will we fight and defeat it, or accept it as the new normal?
Where is the home for the hearts of our nearly 1.5 million homeless young people?
Leo Babauta on consumerism — and how you really don’t need it to be happy.
Captain Chelsey Sullenberger is Breaking Barriers: From the United States Air Force to the Miracle on the Hudson to Making our Future Safer.
As technology moves at a pace we’ve never experienced before, it’s becoming much easier to understand the impulse to scorn progress.
Through the creative use of social media, Hadfield has made space exciting for a new generations of enthusiasts.
You might expect that Bruce Lee would tell us to take on adversity with sheer force, but this wisdom he learned from his mentor taught him a better way to be strong.
Men are falling behind very quickly, but it’s easy to miss the trend if we focus on long-term data and not recent students and graduates.