How The GOP Became The Party Of Conspiracy Theorists

How The GOP Became The Party Of Conspiracy Theorists

Republicans aren’t just in a different reality than the rest of the nation, they’re trapped in a version of America crumbling as nefarious plots of their enemies take their toll. And that mindset has led the party to some very dark and scary places...

On NAFTA, Trump And His Advisers Are Mixing Ego And Economics

On NAFTA, Trump And His Advisers Are Mixing Ego And Economics

Economic advisers to President Trump are applying a toxic zero-sum mindset to trade, putting millions of jobs at risk in the process.

Why Trump’s Obstruction Of Justice Won’t Guarantee A Blue Wave

Why Trump’s Obstruction Of Justice Won’t Guarantee A Blue Wave

The upcoming midterms aren't a referendum on Trump's legal woes, they're about what kind of country Americans want.

How Flat UI Helped Fake News Thrive In The Age Of Social Media

How Flat UI Helped Fake News Thrive In The Age Of Social Media

Modern design and social media leveled the playing field for news outlets. But in doing so, they helped fake news thrive alongside reputable sources.

Why Republican Voters Will Never Be Satisfied

Why Republican Voters Will Never Be Satisfied

Republicans have set themselves up for a perpetual cycle of outrage and despair, no matter how many elections they win

A Preview Of Bipartisan America

A Preview Of Bipartisan America

What would happen if we started debating how to solve our biggest problems in good faith again?

Republican Climate Change Denial Is The Real Hoax

Republican Climate Change Denial Is The Real Hoax

Jim Bridenstine's sudden agreement with the scientific consensus on climate change hints that the GOP isn't as skeptical about the science when it suits them

Republican Lawmaker Invents An Absurd New Reason For Rising Sea Levels

Republican Lawmaker Invents An Absurd New Reason For Rising Sea Levels

Just another day of climate change denialism at the Science and Technology Committee as Mo Brooks (R-AL) blames falling rocks for rising global sea levels.

How We Turned Social Media Into Poison

How We Turned Social Media Into Poison

Social media morphed into something far darker than it was ever intended, and its creators are powerless or unwilling to fix it

To Solve The Opioid Epidemic We Need To Invest More In Stem Cell Research

To Solve The Opioid Epidemic We Need To Invest More In Stem Cell Research

Politicians want short-term solutions to the opioid epidemic that don’t address the root cause: chronic pain

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