Opinion

Why everyone can appreciate Shang-Chi
Simu Liu.
Picture of Brendan MorrowBrendan Morrow

Why everyone can appreciate Shang-Chi

The Supreme Court's legal Calvinball
A protestor.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

The Supreme Court's legal Calvinball

The consequences of judicializing abortion
Brett Kavanaugh and a protester.
Samuel Goldman

The consequences of judicializing abortion

Is Texas' abortion ban authoritarian?
Texas.
Jill Filipovic

Is Texas' abortion ban authoritarian?

Joe Biden's political courage
President Biden.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

Joe Biden's political courage

The taboo topic of menstruation
A clock.
Picture of Jeva LangeJeva Lange

The taboo topic of menstruation

The sticky problem of 'religious exemption'
Jesus.
Picture of Noah MillmanNoah Millman

The sticky problem of 'religious exemption'

Beware the Rambo narrative
Rambo.
Samuel Goldman

Beware the Rambo narrative

Time for carrots?
President Biden.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

Time for carrots?

The FDA's sluggish child vaccine timeline
Vaccination.
Picture of David FarisDavid Faris

The FDA's sluggish child vaccine timeline

Occam's Razor and the Delta surge
A woman wearing a mask.
Picture of Noah MillmanNoah Millman

Occam's Razor and the Delta surge

Last bloody Sunday in Afghanistan
An American drone strike.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

Last bloody Sunday in Afghanistan

Avoiding the next mistake in Afghanistan
President Biden.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

Avoiding the next mistake in Afghanistan

The GOP's Biden-Carter wish
President Biden and Jimmy Carter.
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

The GOP's Biden-Carter wish

Bloodlust over Afghanistan
Soldiers.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

Bloodlust over Afghanistan

How fiascos happen
President Biden.
Picture of William FalkWilliam Falk

How fiascos happen

Envying California
Gavin Newsom.
Picture of Noah MillmanNoah Millman

Envying California

Candyman gives a horror icon painful new relevance
Candyman.
Picture of Brendan MorrowBrendan Morrow

Candyman gives a horror icon painful new relevance

Death and horse paste
An elephant.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

Death and horse paste

Harvard's new chaplain is an atheist. Is that a contradiction?
Greg Epstein.
Samuel Goldman

Harvard's new chaplain is an atheist. Is that a contradiction?

Joe Biden's terrible August just got worse
President Biden.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

Joe Biden's terrible August just got worse

Herschel Walker's embarrassing Senate bid
Herschel Walker.
Picture of Michael ArceneauxMichael Arceneaux

Herschel Walker's embarrassing Senate bid

America's metastasizing judicial tyranny problem
The Supreme Court.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

America's metastasizing judicial tyranny problem

The freakout over U.S. alliances
Alliances and war.
Samuel Goldman

The freakout over U.S. alliances

Biden's Delta toolkit
President Biden.
Picture of David FarisDavid Faris

Biden's Delta toolkit

Imperialism's hidden costs
Soldiers.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

Imperialism's hidden costs

Marvel's Spider-Man problem
Spider-Man.
Picture of Jeva LangeJeva Lange

Marvel's Spider-Man problem

The GOP's pandemic waste
COVID and a hospital.
Picture of Neil J. YoungNeil J. Young

The GOP's pandemic waste

Just getting started
An airlift.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

Just getting started

The Democrats who want to destroy the Biden presidency
President Biden.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

The Democrats who want to destroy the Biden presidency

The weather business is booming
A storm cloud.
Picture of Jeva LangeJeva Lange

The weather business is booming

Anti-vaxxer regrets
Ann empty bed.
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

Anti-vaxxer regrets

Plan B
Wearing a mask?
Picture of Noah MillmanNoah Millman

Plan B

The media's pro-war bias
Media coverage.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

The media's pro-war bias

Against anti-vaxxer schadenfreude
Paying for COVID.
Picture of Jeva LangeJeva Lange

Against anti-vaxxer schadenfreude

The right's Afghan betrayal
Stephen Miller, Tucker Carlson, Laura Ingraham.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

The right's Afghan betrayal