How Yelp-Type Ratings Could Be Used for Self Governance
We created an online virtual world to test how ratings could reform our government.
This Kind of Presidential Debate Is Literally How We Got Trump
Yes, 2020 will be even worse than 2016.
Opinion: Pride Has Betrayed Us
Trans women of color were being murdered before the gay rights movement, and are still being murdered today. Pride has never paid attention.
Opinion: The Planet Was the Big Loser at the Democratic Debates
Somehow, after two nights and 20 candidates, climate change barely came up.
Area Man Regrets Helping Turn Joe Biden Into a Meme
A former 'Onion' editor wishes his publication had gone harder at Diamond Joe.
Opinion: 'The Biggest Loser' Pivoting to Wellness Is a Farce
The franchise's lasting, toxic effects can't be wiped out with a rebrand.
Actually, Vegan Ice Cream Is Just as Good as the Dairy Kind
Why does approval of this seemingly benign genre of dessert evoke such a passionately negative response?
Disc-Free Gaming Is an Archival Nightmare
Will corporate control erode game history?
What Happens When Colleges Try to Define Trans Existence?
Morehouse College's decision to become the first all-male HBCU to admit trans men raises questions about how colleges will attempt to define transgender identity for its students.
The Trans Ban Is in Effect, And Service Members Are Now in Jeopardy
I carried caskets in Arlington National Cemetery. I folded American flags for loved ones. I didn’t know anything about the gender identity or sexuality of those I carried—just that they died in service and wore the flag of this country to the grave.
We Don't Need a White Wellness Savior to 'Fix' Chinese Food
There are real problems with Lucky Lee's framing of an entire cuisine as “unhealthy.”
Authorities Need to Understand the Internet in Order to Police It
The Momo challenge is just one example of how much harm people who don't get technology can do.