Behind the scenes, Hitler had at least three disastrous relationships, including a short-lived marriage.
The new Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayeris pregnant, and not planning on taking maternity leave. This has stirred renewed conversation about “having it all,” and women’s lives. I’ve written before in […]
“Why do men marry mean girls?” Rebecca asks me. She’s almost in tears, and my heart aches for her. Rebecca’s a beautiful, talented single New Yorker in her mid-30s who, […]
You can love a romantic partner, but also a pet, a book, God, or the sound of someone’s voice. We need many more words for love.
Robinson v. California helped to established a rehabilitative ideal: addiction should be dealt with as a therapeutic matter.
Moral dilemmas reveal the limitations of ethical principles. Oddly, the most principled belief system might not have any principles at all.
America’s war in Southeast Asia is fading fast from memory. These maps offer a horrific reminder.
William Shatner is going to space because Jeff Bezos loves Star Trek.
Russian movies continue to be used as a mouthpiece for the country's political leadership.
Anger and silence are the two worst reactions.
One bill hopes to repeal the crime of selling sex and expand social services; the other would legalize the entire sex trade.
Remaining silent is being complicit.
The week-long global protest, which is calling for an end to the age of fossil fuels, is taking place in more than 160 countries today.
Our egotism and self-confidence can sometimes spill-over to our loved ones.
We look at the most common New Year's resolutions and get expert advice to help you check them off 2019's to-do list.
The 71-year-old author suggests replacing the adjective "amazing" with something more "pungent & specific".
Feeling the urge to scare yourself this Halloween? Here are seven important horror films you have to see.
With the death of Markeis McGlockton, the debate over stand your ground laws has reignited. Proponents believe they make us safe, while opponents claim they encourage vigilantism. While a consensus may be inconclusive, studies suggest such laws aren’t as effective as their drafters intended.
Richard Feynman wrote a lot of things. Here, you can read his most touching letter.
In a fascinating and somewhat unexpected result, mild electrical stimulation of the prefrontal cortex part of the brain can reduce violent urges and even raise moral awareness.
More and more prosecutors across the US are going after the friends and family of those who die from a drug overdose. Is this practice morally acceptable?
The widely beloved chef, writer and TV host Anthony Bourdain was found dead Friday morning at age 61. Here's a brief look at the work and life that made him an international culinary star.