July 22, 2018

Trump and Nunes Torch Tradition of Trust Between Congress and FBI

The FBI has long fed Congress secret intel. Trump and Nunes' fight to release classified information may turn this dynamic on its head. Read More »

Trump’s State of the Union Address Quotes Explained

Three academics choose key quotes from President Trump's first State of the Union address and add the context missing from the president’s words. Read More »

4 Things You Need to Know to Protect Yourself From the Flu

The flu is not only making millions of people sick this year. It's causing fear and, along with it, a lot of confusion. Should you get a flu shot? Should you see the doctor? An expert advises. Read More »

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 »