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Watch the full dashcam video of Sandra Bland’s arrest. The validity of a 52-minute dashcam video that captured Sandra Bland’s arrest is being called into question. The Texas Dept. of Public Safety released the footage Tuesday night....
What we’re seeing, argues Laurence Kotlikoff, is mostly theater — a Greek tragedy starring supposedly evil Germans and supposedly defenseless Greeks. Photo by Alain Jocard/AFP/Getty Images Today, and for a long time now, there’s been a...
Theodor “Ted” Seuss Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss, on his last visit to his hometown of Springfield, Massachusetts in 1986. Photo courtesy of Springfield Union-News A long-lost manuscript from the beloved author and illustrator Dr. Seuss will be...
Zeam (left, age 17, Minneapolis, February 2015) and Mars (right, age 18, Brooklyn, N.Y., March 2012) appear in “We Are the Youth,” a photo project documenting the stories of LGBTQ youth by photographer Laurel Golio and journalist Diana...
Medicare does cover skilled nursing care, which can be delivered in a home setting. But its coverage was never designed to be a long-term solution. Photo by John Moore/Getty Images Editor’s Note: Journalist Philip Moeller, who writes widely on...
NEW YORK — Barack Obama shifted from baseball to football to analogize the limitations of meeting his goals as president during an appearance on “The Daily Show” Tuesday. “You’re always going to fall short, because if...