The Midterms Are Over. The Fight To Restore Decency Is Just Beginning.

The Midterms Are Over. The Fight To Restore Decency Is Just Beginning.

Moderates and liberals turned out and placed a check on Trump’s corrupt presidency. But there’s a bigger fight on the horizon.

Californians Like Me Had To Flee Wildfires. Then Trump And The GOP Attacked Us

Californians Like Me Had To Flee Wildfires. Then Trump And The GOP Attacked Us

Instead of acknowledging the impact of climate change on the nation’s West Coast, Trump and the GOP are engaging in their favorite pastime: attacking a blue state.

How Facebook’s Main Algorithm Fans Bigotry And Violence

How Facebook’s Main Algorithm Fans Bigotry And Violence

Social media platforms are designed to amplify confirmation bias... even if that bias is bigoted. And that has had dire consequences.

Millennials. Here’s Our Chance To Take The Torch From Boomers.

Millennials. Here’s Our Chance To Take The Torch From Boomers.

The 2018 midterms may be the most important vote today’s generations will cast for science, technology, and the basic social contract in America. The future is at stake, literally.

The Partisan Conspiracy Theories Of Brett Kavanaugh

The Partisan Conspiracy Theories Of Brett Kavanaugh

Does America really want a key member of the Supreme Court who is openly driven by partisanship, vengeance, and conspiracy theories?

Kavanaugh Kills Senate Republicans’ Last Shred Of Dignity

Kavanaugh Kills Senate Republicans’ Last Shred Of Dignity

Americans of all political persuasions should be alarmed to see their elected officials’ last pretense of civility and decency collapse.

Opinion | How The Republican Party Delegitimized Government

Opinion | How The Republican Party Delegitimized Government

The right’s message has been loud and clear: they don’t care what the majority of voters think. They’ll do as they please, even if they have to change the laws to do it.

Mental Health Experts Raise Concerns About Trump’s Fitness For Office

Mental Health Experts Raise Concerns About Trump’s Fitness For Office

Experts who have reviewed hundreds of Trump interviews and a psychiatrist who briefed Congress on Trump’s mental state are alarmed by what they see. America should be as well.

Why Sex Robots Won’t Satisfy Incels

Why Sex Robots Won’t Satisfy Incels

What do sex workers, psychologists, and engineers think about sci-fi style robot brothels to help angry celibate men?

Trump And Republicans Tell Voters: The Only Thing You Have To Fear Is Everything

Trump And Republicans Tell Voters: The Only Thing You Have To Fear Is Everything

The GOP, French National Front, German AfD, and every other far-right populist movement have the same thing in common. At their core, they're all high priests of fear.

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