In Trump's America, Fewer Lives Matter

His first week as president was all about showing he's a man of certain people

Trump Is The Most Sensitive Snowflake

Trump’s personal fragility used to just be his problem. Now it’s ours.

Obama’s Most Important Legacy? Teaching Us To Fight Back

President Obama wasn’t simply a voice for change. He helped others speak up.

What Defunding Planned Parenthood Is Really About

The war on women is being fought under false pretenses

One Weird Trick That Could Save The Planet

The Department of Energy is already resisting the president-elect. Will other civil servants follow?

Russia Isn’t The Only One Interfering In U.S. Elections

The CIA says Russia tried to boost Trump’s chances. It had help from Republicans.

What It Means When White Men Get Away With Violence Against Black People

On Walter Scott and Joe McKnight

The Lazy President

Donald Trump didn’t prepare himself for the job, and he isn’t about to start now

Only You Can Fight White Fragility

Trump's rise signals that "woke" white allies must challenge racism more directly

The Election Is Over, But Now The Real Fight Begins

The reaction to Trump's win? White supremacy on parade.

We Have Shown Trump Voters Too Much Empathy

There has been a rush to understand the Trump voter. They're all voting for white nationalism. What else is there to understand?

To Distance Itself From Trump, the GOP Should Consider Merrick Garland

President Obama's Supreme Court nominee has been waiting for more than 200 days

Political Passion On Display

A Wake Forest group is using art to inspire fellow students to vote

The Trigger Man

Donald Trump is determined to inflict his idea of manhood upon America

The Slavery Loophole

Ava DuVernay's new documentary sounds the alarm about how the Constitution enables our prison-industrial complex

The King Is With Her

The real power of LeBron's Hillary Clinton endorsement

Black Steel In The Hour Of Chaos

The Smithsonian's new museum is a monument to black permanence.

The Birther Wants To Drive You Crazy

How Donald Trump uses gaslighting to avoid blame for his lies.

The Company You Keep

An antiabortion zealot who encourages violence just endorsed Donald Trump.

Resistance Is Futile

In Trump's America, assimilation isn't about unity. It's about submission.

Fear Of A Black Audience

African Americans have Donald Trump figured out. That may be the real reason he waited so long to talk to them.

Colin Kaepernick Is A Patriot

The NFL quarterback's protest of the national anthem invites us to think critically about America

Beyoncé Brought The Mothers Of The Movement To The VMAs

Four women who've lost their sons to police or gun violence joined the superstar for the VMAs.

Stop Telling Women To Stay Sober

How the reactions to Brock Turner and Nate Parker reinforce rape culture.