Trump Still Far Behind Post-Debate

A less-than-stellar debate performance leaves Donald with a huge polling gap to overcome.

Love Thy Neighbor — Aid Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico is ailing—and the Republican party has turned a blind eye.

We Can All Be Feminists: Adichie versus Beyoncé

"Her type of feminism is not mine."

Texas in the 2016 Election

Has the Lone Star State begun swinging?

The Last Debate

Buckle up.

Veto, Interrupted.

For the first time in the Obama presidency, Congress overrode a presidential veto, passing the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act, which will allow the families of 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia.

Popped Balloon, Sad Clown

A cartoon by Jordan Hasty.

War on Terror Culture and the Strangling of Human Rights

The Islamophobic outpourings from War on Terror culture represent a clear and pressing threat to human rights.

Pot Politics: Medical Marijuana in the Deep South

With support for medical marijuana nearly universal, legislators in deep red states are playing catch up.

Human Rights 2016: Where We Are and How We Got Here

Why are “human rights” at the center of international conversation surrounding the US election, but within domestic discourse, they are rarely mentioned, if at all?