January 16, 2018

MLK’s Vision of Love as a Moral Imperative Still Matters

Martin Luther King Jr.'s vision of love was not sentimental. It demanded that individuals tell their oppressors what they were doing was wrong. Read More »

2017 Was a Banner Year for the Arms Industry

Half of Pentagon spending goes to contractors, the military budget is set to skyrocket, and the Trump administration is peddling arms all over the world. Read More »

The Pall That the Tax Package is Casting Over Charities

Giving could decline by $21 billion or more per year. Read More »

Why Justice is More Important Than the Rule of Law

America's understanding of justice may be compromised, which is a more fundamental issue than enforcing the law. Read More »

How Republican Missteps Turned Alabama Blue

It began with a sex scandal. How else? Read More »

Why Trump’s Evangelical Supporters Welcome His Move on Jerusalem

Many American evangelicals believe that the establishment and protection of Israel set up a chain of event for the return of Jesus. What were the origins of this narrative? Read More »

How New Is Virtual Reality Really?

Is virtual reality really an “innovation,” as we commonly call it? Or is it merely the next stage in something that we’ve been on the cusp of for a long while? Read More »

Why Silicon Valley Wants You to Text And Drive

Why do tech companies care so much about self-driving cars? If drivers no longer need to pay attention to the road, they can use their mobile devices even more. Read More »

New Report Underscores Massive Tax Giveaways to Private Jet Set

The private jet industry spent $56 million dollars to lobby Congress to save more than $1 billion in taxes for America’s most affluent fliers, says a new report released by the IPS. Read More »

Taxpayers Want More Fairness

Far from dispelling the notion among Americans that the system is 'rigged' against them, Republican tax plans are more likely to make matters worse. Read More »