Pavel Komarov

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Is motherhood the unfinished work of feminism?

Motherhood is having a moment in books, TV and even women’s magazines, but in feminist theory it’s sadly taboo<p>The topic of motherhood is having a bit of a moment. In addition to several much-discussed books, the past six weeks alone have brought us Sheila Heti’s Motherhood, which explores the …

Feminism

Deadbeat son is a sign of America’s failure to raise boys

Last week, a judge in New York ruled that a 30-year-old man must move out of his childhood home on June 1 after his parents served him with several …

Jordan Peterson

Ireland votes by landslide to legalise abortion

Leo Varadkar vows legal terminations by end of year after huge vote for change<p>Share your reaction to Ireland’s abortion referendum<p>Ireland has voted by a landslide to legalise abortion in a stunning outcome that marks a dramatic defeat for the Catholic church’s one-time domination of the …

Leo Varadkar

The EPA Barred Flint's Representatives From Attending Its Toxic Water Summit [Updated]

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) continues its descent into authoritarianism under Scott Pruitt. At a summit about reducing toxic chemicals …

Scott Pruitt

How did Google get so big?

This past week the Federal Trade Commission was asked to investigate the data collected by Google on its Android operating system, which powers most …

AdWords

The Theranos deception

Elizabeth Holmes was just 19 years old when she dropped out of Stanford University with a dream of creating a company that would revolutionize blood …

Genetic Engineering

Here Are the 10 Scariest States to Be An Atheist

Click here for reuse options! If you are trying to decide where in the country you want to plant your godless stakes, here are some places to …

Religion

The Texas school shooting reminds America what vets already know: civilian gun culture is a dysfunctional mess

The U.S. military has a lot of guns, but not a lot of non-combat fatalities. Why is this? Because of common sense military regulations. That’s why, like many other military veterans, I view America’s civilian gun culture as dysfunctional.<p>Today, Americans mourn yet another tragic mass shooting, this …

Guns

Trump's Response to the Texas School Shooting Is Bad Even for Him

President Donald Trump offered a series of lackluster and bizarre statements in in response to the mass shooting at Santa Fe High School in Texas on …

Donald Trump

Sergei Skripal discharged from Salisbury hospital

Russia demands access to poisoned former spy and daughter to ensure they do not want help<p>Moscow has demanded a meeting with Sergei Skripal, the Russian former spy poisoned by a nerve agent in Salisbury, following his discharge from hospital.<p>Vladimir Putin said he was pleased Skripal had been …

Russia

The 9.9 Percent Is the New American Aristocracy

The class divide is already toxic, and is fast becoming unbridgeable. You’re probably part of the problem.<p>1.<p>For about a week every year in my childhood, I was a member of one of America’s fading aristocracies. Sometimes around Christmas, more often on the Fourth of July, my family would take up …

Income Inequality

Splitting and Borderline Personality Disorder

Mental Health

The Sickness That Is Depression

Note: best read on a sizeable computer screenForeword »Like most woke twenty-somethings, I broadly agree with the often expressed notion that mental …

Artists

The new film ‘RBG’ reveals how Ruth Bader Ginsburg became a meme — and why that’s so surprising

At one point in the new documentary “RBG,” Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and her granddaughter Clara Spera are looking over a scrapbook Ginsburg’s late husband Marty put together for her.<p>Marty’s idea was to solicit letters from his wife’s admirers on the occasion of her 50th birthday. His own …

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

How to talk to a woman you don’t know

Ok, so it’s Friday afternoon and you’ve just spotted the most beautiful woman in the world buying a croissant (picture a cross between Rihanna and …

Relationships

3 people reveal their most embarrassing sex stories

<b>Let’s face it, sex can be very embarrassing at times.</b><p>Although a major part of most people’s lives, the act of sex isn’t always so enjoyable and quite …

Florida high school student calls for 'bracott'

A Florida high school student who triggered an international discussion on whether women should have to wear bras is mobilizing girls to go braless …

F.B.I. Raids Office of Trump’s Longtime Lawyer Michael Cohen; Trump Calls It ‘Disgraceful’

WASHINGTON — The F.B.I. raided the Rockefeller Center office and Park Avenue hotel room of President Trump’s longtime personal lawyer, Michael D. Cohen, on Monday morning, seizing business records, emails and documents related to several topics, including a payment to a pornographic film …

Donald Trump

Trump's Trade Victory Over South Korea Will End in Defeat

Part of being the world's superpower is not always exploiting your allies' weaknesses.<p>Donald Trump says he got a “great deal” in renegotiating America’s bilateral trade agreement with South Korea. This is the first trade pact Trump has successfully revised, and it reflects the intellectual core of …

Trump is winning the trade war — for now

Economists like to argue that everyone is a loser in a trade war, but U.S. President Donald Trump is chalking up some early victories.Deploying the …

Mercedes-Benz

Asian-Americans Suing Harvard Say Admissions Files Show Discrimination

A group that is suing Harvard University is demanding that it publicly release admissions data on hundreds of thousands of applicants, saying the records show a pattern of discrimination against Asian-Americans going back decades.<p>The group was able to view the documents through its lawsuit, which …

College & University

How Get Out, the First Great Movie of the Trump Era, Got Made

<i>Get Out</i> was shot in just 23 days on a budget of $4.5 million, but when it opened one year ago, it quickly became clear it was not just another …

Donald Glover Can’t Save You

The creator of “Atlanta” wants TV to tell hard truths. Is the audience ready?<p><b>Audio:</b> Listen to this story. To hear more feature stories, download the Audm app for your iPhone.<p>Donald Glover sat behind the wheel of the Nissan Sentra, his door ajar, and lit a joint. In the scene he’d just finished, for …

TV

Things Fall Apart

Kunlé Adeyemi hustled across the ballroom in Venice, Italy, with a wide smile on his face. He wore a tailored tunic and pants—classic Nigerian …

‘A grand illusion’: seven days that shattered Facebook’s facade

Revelations about the depths of Facebook’s failure to protect our data have finally pulled back the curtain, observers say<p>Cambridge Analytica scandal: the biggest revelations so far<p>“Dumb fucks.” That’s how Mark Zuckerberg described users of Facebook for trusting him with their personal data back in …

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