I spent a year living in an all-male religious commune run by an obscure Roman Catholic sect. Here's what that was like.
Like so many of his promises, his "no sniping" pledge was an indicator that he was about to do the exact opposite.
A large People's Assembly march streamed through Manchester to throw the Conservative Party an unwelcoming party.
Carly Fiorina stood out among a field of sweaty dudes, petty squabbling, and debates over autism.
Into the River has been banned because of its depiction of drug use and underage sex, and author Ted Dawe feels it's a worrying example of the power of the country's conservative agenda.
Ann Coulter, a gay guy, and a black stand-up comedian walk into a gun range. Watch what happens next.
My childhood was less MDMA and sangria and more prim and proper right-wing children with stoner parents.
Nasser El-Ahmad has endured horrible abuse at the hands of his closest relatives, but today he's a gay rights organizer working to move on from his past.
In this episode we meet young Tory Rebecca Coulson, an avid tennis player and David Cameron mega-fan aiming to become the MP for Durham.
The Countryside Alliance is a group of quite posh people who love guns, dogs, and killing things with guns that dogs can fetch. We hung out with them to get their thoughts on Election '15.
Who will stand up for the Oxbridge elite at Election '15?
In part one, we meet British protesters fighting rapid gentrification in the UK, hoping for the chance to live in housing-crisis-hit Newham, England.
The rally – in honour of same-sex, inter-caste and inter-faith marriages – was shut down almost immediately by local police.
It's a blow to free speech, in the same way not being able to shout "fire" in a crowded theatre also impinges on our ability to say whatever we want.
Over the last year, a quasi-religious turf war has sprung up on the streets of London. Young, radicalized Muslim patrols are enforcing Sharia law in the capital. In reaction, far-right Christian patrols are also taking the law into their own hands.
Not sure why but Australia's Human Rights Commissioner is fighting for the n-word
The Republican Party have reached a tipping point and appear to have started tepidly embracing immigration reform. The man who has played a big role in tipping the scale is Senator Rand Paul, the libertarian golden boy.
I'd heard rumors that there was an exclusive night club at the top floor of the Gaylord. In my mind, I imagined the scene there as some kind of debauched bacchanal with dudes in Brooks Brothers suits making out and femi-cons snorting morning-after pills.
There is a lot of stuff to do at CPAC beyond listening to conservative politicos bloviate about taxes and the gays. My favorite thing has been to just sit back and admire all of the nice-looking ladies. Here are some of most adorable femi-cons I've met at…
The Bible has been able to spoil so much of human history because it is just is so fucking vague. Want to sleep with your little cousin? Surely there's something in there that'd give you the thumbs up.
He likes to poke his head up every so often just to make sure everyone remembers what a gaping asshole he is.