Why aren’t the critics comparing Donald Trump to a fascist acknowledging that the office he seeks is too powerful?
Did the Republican level an allegation that he doesn’t believe for political gain? Or did he have his wife pose with a man he regards as a rapist at their wedding?
The dysfunction of America’s gridlocked legislature is bad for the country—but when lawmakers pass catastrophically bad bills, it’s even worse.
The advice they offered at college commencements offers a rare point of convergence between POTUS and SCOTUS.
The popular right-wing website labels a neoconservative intellectual a “renegade Jew” for opposing Donald Trump.
The NBA’s most compelling player entertains with a kind of suspense unseen since Magic Johnson.
Just four years ago, the supposedly straight-talking billionaire declared that the Clintons were terrific people, and that Hillary is a hard worker who “does a good job.”
The billionaire won many of his supporters by promising to self-fund. Now he has hired a former hedge-fund manager with ties to George Soros and Goldman Sachs to fundraise for him.
The rise of illiberal norms and the weakening of free speech continues to undermine the very causes valued by the American left.
A teenage football player who exposed himself during a team photo faced a felony charge and 69 counts of indecent exposure.
The fast-casual bakery chain’s ad campaign, “Should Be,” navigates the thin line between food marketing and foodsplaining.
College students are being told that “we cannot look at the world and say it is messed up and fix it without working on ourselves.” That is exactly the wrong advice to give them.
The odds of defeating the billionaire depend in part on whether Americans who oppose him do what’s effective—or what feels emotionally satisfying.
The billionaire’s bid for the nomination was opposed by many insiders—but his success reveals the ascendance of other elements of the party coalition.
Linda Katehi has been put on paid leave for 90 days while investigators probe allegations of nepotism, conflicts of interest, and squandering public money on PR.
When progressive leaders decline to keep their cities safe, they invite over-reactions and excessively punitive approaches.
Why a high school senior feels alienated from activist groups that share causes in which he believes.
Students working to force the resignation of UC Davis Chancellor Linda Katehi to resign face critics using the language of social justice to attack them.
Yesterday I published an article on “concept creep” in the field of psychology, arguing that concepts like abuse, bullying, trauma…
A recently published paper explains how “concept creep” in the field of psychology has reshaped many aspects of modern society.