Opinion

Technology

From the Momo Challenge to Porn Laws, We Clearly Need Digital Natives in Charge

Numerous recent stories have shown how much harm people who don't get technology can do.
Tom Whyman
3.26.19
politics

Stop Getting So Excited About That Article 50 Petition

The government doesn't care about your opinion! At all!
Mac Hackett
3.21.19
knife crime

Theresa May Is Right: Knife Crime Isn't the Police's Fault; It's Her Government's

In austerity Britain, say experts, the dramatic rise of violent crime is no surprise.
Emily Goddard
3.11.19
Views My Own

Trump's State of the Union Showed Us Everything Wrong with His Presidency

The dull, falsehood-laden speech just underscored how committed the president is to vicious partisan warfare.
Harry Cheadle
2.6.19
Views My Own

'Brexit: The Uncivil War' and 'Vice' Give Too Much Credit to Individuals

Both films deal in the making of political ploys, but fail to highlight how it takes more than one charismatic man to enforce an ideology.
Oscar Rickett
1.25.19
Views My Own

The Ruling Striking Down Obamacare Is a Disaster for Republicans

When a judge said the Affordable Care Act was unconstitutional, it was technically a victory for conservatives, but not the kind of victory they want.
Harry Cheadle
12.18.18
Views My Own

Don't Kid Yourself, Republicans Are Never Going to Turn on Trump

Removing the president from office will require GOP senators to break with him. That doesn't seem likely, no matter what Robert Mueller uncovers.
Eoin Higgins
12.17.18
Views My Own

Mitt Romney Might Become Trump's Next Great Nemesis

The Utah senator could be the figure never Trump Republicans have been waiting for.
Bradley Honan
Arick Wierson
12.14.18
politics

Bernie Sanders Is Almost Definitely Running for President

He hasn't announced his candidacy yet, but the writing's on the wall.
Harry Cheadle
12.4.18
Views My Own

Trump Will Only Listen to 'Experts' if It Means Letting Americans Die in War

On Afghanistan, Trump's gut instincts may have been right – but somehow, it's the only subject on which he defers to the establishment.
Harry Cheadle
11.29.18
Views My Own

Trump Doesn't 'Believe' His Own Government's Dire Report on Climate Change

The president is increasingly disconnected from the federal government he sits atop of.
Harry Cheadle
11.27.18
House Party

Lessons Democrats Should Have Learned from the Midterms

Votes are still being counted two weeks later, but there are some things we know for sure.
Robert Wheel
11.21.18
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