"They twisted their arms together," a marine biologist said, "and they'd pull and pull and pull, until one of them came off... It was horrific."
The National Heart Foundation has nominated the Darling Downs-Maranoa region of Queensland as the fattest part of Australia. We called some locals to see if they disagreed.
The royal family named their new princess after the queen, the late Princess Diana, and the most boring Sex and the City character. Shouldn't we demand more from the British monarchy?
I recently sat down with Banana magazine's creators to find out how the fashion and lifestyle publication is creating a new outlet for young Asian Americans to express themselves and tell their stories.
Who's a black guy to vote for when politicians seem more concerned to pander to bigots than court the ethnic minority vote?
"Raunchy? I don't think I'm raunchy. All my male peers get to talk about their dicks without being labeled dirty."
In the 1960s, people came together on city streets in anger over how young black men were being mistreated by the police. Sound familiar?
Farber's testimonial play Nirbhaya explores the reality of rape in India and worldwide.
He's immune to the internet and doing his best not to die.
Saad Hossain researched his darkly humorous novel by reading the blogs of soldiers serving in Iraq.
Don't waste your life on shitty clicks.
I used to think people with anxiety could talk themselves out of it. Now I know better.
McGlue, The Dig, and Love Hotel are three feverish novels where the only things that seem for certain are fear and death.
Baltimore has a history of suppressing and shaming black victims of police brutality.
The one thought that completely invades my brain when I'm awake (and even, at times, in my sleep) is: "Will I vomit today?"
Fans of The Avengers aren't the only lovers of Thor. We looked into the current observations of Odinism and Asatru, religions that celebrate the Norse gods, to reveal their dark, white supremacist underbelly.
Also this week: A woman stabbed her hair stylist because she wouldn't give her a refund.
The UK government has all but abandoned the vital issue of race in mental health treatment—a frightening reality when you consider that the number of people from minority groups being admitted for crisis care vastly outweigh any other.
We spoke to Guy Lyon Playfair, the investigative journalist who spent 14 months in Enfield's supposedly haunted house.
Australia's correctional system is all too frequently the first place of treatment for indigenous people with mental issues.
One in five of us will experience depression in our lifetime. Here are some tips on how to help someone who is unwell.
The stigmatizing of mental illness continues to discourage people from seeking help or speaking openly about their experiences.
I tracked down the star of one of my favorite pornos to ask her about emotional attachment, vulnerability, and what love even is.