In the wake of several deaths of public figures, the question of romanticism of the deceased seems to be appearing. Do we as a society treat people better after they die, even if we disagreed with them during their lives?
Voting used to be a dangerous process, but is it now too controlled?
Border Patrol policies have funneled migrants from Mexico to some of the harshest terrain on the border. Who is morally responsible for their deaths?
The moral quandary of chimpanzee personhood opens up many questions about our views on animal rights and capabilities.
A new book answers a contentious question: just how much has the Enlightenment improved the world?
In 2018, the average American is predicted to eat over 200 pounds of meat. But will changes in the type of meat we eat have an effect on our greater food system?
A future of self-driving cars seems closer than ever. But will our cars be designed to make ethical decisions for us?
Continuing police reform raises the question of just what communities expect from the police, and how to balance justice with community protection.
Obama administration urges states to curb use of solitary confinement (Guardian) by Ed Pilkington "This year Barack Obama announced far-reaching reforms that would dramatically reduce the...
The Shocking Sexualization of Female Politicians in Porn (The Establishment) by Soraya Chemaly "Arguably, these sexist words and images are part of a long history of...