The Texas State Board of Education will vote on Tuesday whether to eliminate major historical figures like Hillary Clinton and Helen Keller from the state’s social studies curriculum, The Austin American-Statesman
Our poll of the 100 best foreign-language films included 13 from the 21st Century, including a French romantic comedy and a Japanese anime. Nicholas Barber takes a look. In BBC Culture’s list of the 100
Lee Chang-dong’s new film paints a deft and intimate portrait of a young generation beset by economic desperation. This article contains spoilers for the plot of the film Burning. Lee Chang-dong’s Burning,
(CNN) — "When the facts change, I change my mind. What do you do?" the renowned economist John Maynard Keynes was often quoted as asking. This is a question we ought to be asking of Chief Justice John
We fuel them. We build next to them. We ignite them. Firefighters are steadily beating back several massive autumn blazes in California, as heavy smoke from the wildfires blankets much of the state, creating
The stories Hesse tells appeal to young people, because they keep faith with the powerful emotions of adolescence, which most adults forget or outgrow. “It has to be said, there are no points to be won
I watched film noir before I knew it had a name, growing up with these black-and-white B-movies that appeared at odd hours on 70s television. It was only when I moved from Scotland to London that I saw
My obsession for quick breakfasts and my love for steel-cut oats do not go hand in hand, that is, until this very moment. Since I'm way too hungry in the morning to sit around for 40 minutes to wait for
Can civic equality and national unity prove mutually reinforcing? We all have books that have influenced how we make sense of the world. One of my favorites is Polyethnicity and National Unity in World
The NRA should work with us to reduce the death toll from guns. We bear witness to this devastating epidemic. We're not-anti-gun, we're anti-bullet hole. After the American College of Physicians released
In Alabama on Tuesday, 59% of voters ratified Amendment 2, adding the State Abortion Policy Amendment to the state constitution. It would be easy to dismiss Amendment 2 as an empty political gambit aimed
Republicans claim bill protecting Mueller is unconstitutional. A constitutional scholar explains why they're wrong.
Hot Take Mere hours after Democrats retook the House, President Donald Trump announced the resignation of Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the appointment of Matthew Whitaker as the acting attorney Whitaker,
American Jews on edge from the Pittsburgh temple murders and the sharp rise in anti-Semitic incidents in the United States might — or might not — want to recall an even more anxious time: the dark autumn
Qasim Rashid Thousand Oaks shooter joins list of white men rampaging in Pittsburgh and Tallahassee. So where were they radicalized?
Hot Take Privilege is when, in a two-week span, white men kill 11 Jews in Pennsylvania, two black people in Kentucky grocery store, two women in a Florida yoga studio and 12 people in a California bar,