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How some rich people are trying to dismantle inequality
July 23rd, 2017, 06:34 PM
Philanthropy won't fix the wealth gap in America, but it's a start
Checkpoint, U.S.A.: Crossing the border into Trump’s America
July 23rd, 2017, 06:34 PM
A bizarre encounter with an angry, paranoid border agent gives us a taste of what we missed living abroad
Crucial court case could spell doom for ethnic studies in public schools
July 23rd, 2017, 06:34 PM
Advocates are holding their breath over a case that could determine the fate of Mexican American studies in Arizona
White House says Trump is open to signing legislation on Russia sanctions: Report
July 23rd, 2017, 06:34 PM
On Sunday a White House official said the Trump administration supports "where the legislation is now"
A museum gives the force behind an ’80s fad a proper place in art history
July 23rd, 2017, 06:34 PM
After the trend cycle embraced a controversial designer, the Met moved to secure his place in the artistic canon
WATCH: Italian Jewish brothers reflect on why they “had fun during the Holocaust”
July 23rd, 2017, 06:34 PM
Bubi, Andrea and Emmanuel take a road trip to the Tuscany cave where they hid as children in POV's "Shalom Italia"
Trump expected to nominate top coal lobbyist as EPA deputy administrator
July 23rd, 2017, 06:34 PM
Andrew Wheeler, a top lobbyist for Murray Energy, is expected to be nominated by Trump as EPA receives overhaul
The “eating disorder movie,” beyond sickness and health
July 23rd, 2017, 06:34 PM
If "Feed" and "To the Bone" show there's a market for "anorexia movies," how should it be served?
Who’s avoiding sex, and why
July 23rd, 2017, 06:34 PM
More women than men avoid sex, but the reasons for both genders vary
The neoliberal politics of emoji
July 23rd, 2017, 06:34 PM
The right blew up at the unveiling of a hijab-donning emoji, but guess what? All emoji are political
Review: HBO’s “Insecure” offers a more confident second season
July 23rd, 2017, 06:34 PM
Issa Rae's comedy about living single in L.A. is even sharper and bolder than before
No talking climate change to Zuckerberg, White House tells scientist
July 23rd, 2017, 06:34 PM
Interior Department doesn't want to talk to the Facebook founder about climate change
Kellyanne Conway: Trump “doesn’t think he’s lying” about voter fraud and wiretapping
July 23rd, 2017, 06:34 PM
Conway defended the president, and his baseless assertions in a 25-minute interview with CNN's Brian Stelter
What it’s like to watch the season 7 premiere if you’ve never seen “Game of Thrones” before
July 23rd, 2017, 06:34 PM
These people had never seen "Game of Thrones." Here's what they thought about the season premiere
How good is Dick, anyway? An art scholar evaluates the work of Jill Soloway’s fictional art-throb
July 23rd, 2017, 06:34 PM
The object of obsession in "I Love Dick" is a sculptor who's supposed to be world-renowned. Should he be?
Jay Sekulow: “Pardons have not been discussed and pardons are not on the table”
July 23rd, 2017, 06:34 PM
Sekulow insisted pardons were not being considered, but said Trump's ability to pardon himself was an open question
The Kermit the Frog drama shows how we can’t separate men from Muppets
July 23rd, 2017, 06:34 PM
Steve Whitmire played an amphibian for nearly 30 years — then things got weird
Jimmy John’s fired workers for making a “disloyal” meme. A court just ruled that’s okay
July 23rd, 2017, 06:34 PM
The meme showed a two pictures of the same sandwiches. Except one was made by a sick worker
Who are the real victims of American democracy? Hint: It’s not rural white conservatives
July 23rd, 2017, 06:34 PM
Despite the media's pity party, Democrats in Austin and L.A. have far more cause to complain than rural whites
Why do human beings speak so many languages?
July 23rd, 2017, 06:34 PM
People currently speak 7,000 languages around the globe