“They just keep saying ‘Boys will be boys.’ But I’m in high school—I don’t want that to happen to me.”
The year Brett Kavanaugh allegedly assaulted Christine Blasey Ford at a party saw the first stirrings of a revolution in how American girls were raised, and how they would regard themselves.
The Kavanaugh allegations led me to reach out to the man who had assaulted me decades before.
Polarization. Conspiracy theories. Attacks on the free press. An obsession with loyalty. Recent events in the United States follow a pattern Europeans know all too well.
There’s a distinct tone and dynamic that makes jokes “dad jokes,” and there may be a reason they’ve enjoyed a recent renaissance online.
The Massachusetts Democrat introduced legislation that takes aim at segregation, redlining, restrictive zoning, and the loss of equity by low-income homeowners.
Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation is now in mortal peril.
Students and faculty staged a sit-in Monday in protest against President Trump’s nomination of the conservative appellate court judge, a 1990 Yale law graduate, to the Supreme Court.
The company’s three high-profile acquisitions—Instagram, WhatsApp, and Oculus—had fought to maintain their own identities. Those days may be over now.
F. Scott Fitzgerald’s 1925 novel is a surprisingly apt primer on the president of the United States.
Faced with sexual-assault allegations, he has been more aggressive in fighting for his Supreme Court nomination than most of his predecessors.
The fall of a prominent behavioral scientist tells of a system where research is judged not on merit, but on the attention it gets.
What trouble in Turkey reveals about the perils of strongman rule
The company will begin estimating local carbon pollution from cities around the world.
A Japanese mission has captured mesmerizing views of a distant space rock.
A four-year experiment sets out to study the ecological consequences of a bold scheme to end malaria.
Pat Barker’s retelling of the Homeric epic imagines the Trojan War from the perspective of a female slave fought over by two Greek heroes.
Three new allegations against President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee show the dangers of a hasty process.