issues
You probably don't know, because so few places are doing it. But let's just imagine if they did for a moment.
college
media criticism
How do you confront problematic media? Are you zero-tolerance or a concientious consumer of Bad Things?
flying
Three flights in eight days have been diverted because of passenger battles over reclining seats. Because flying is normally such a pleasant and relaxing experience?
in

Sep 4, 2014 at 9:00am | 523 comments

fat
The study’s researchers say that fat lesbians are of “high public-health significance.” Possibly they know something we don’t.
in

Sep 2, 2014 at 4:00pm | 230 comments

video games
Women represent 48% of people who play video games. And still, Anita Sarkeesian can't sleep in her own home.
in

Aug 29, 2014 at 1:00pm | 184 comments

racism
If you’re like most of the smart, kind, politically invested white people I know, you’ve been watching recent events via the Internet and the news and thinking, “I am very informed on these circumstances right now, but I don’t know what I can DO.”
in

Aug 27, 2014 at 3:00pm | 101 comments

my so-called life
I can’t get through a single episode without crying, welling up from the opening credits though each scene, emotions coming in waves off a collectively unconscious teenage ocean.
diets
At 13, I love rice cakes because they are so featureless, so unlike actual food. They taste like nothing.
in

Aug 18, 2014 at 9:00am | 319 comments

abuse
Calling out unacceptable antisocial behavior may indeed satisfy the attention-seeking urge among those who perpetrate it, but NOT doing so doesn’t necessarily make that behavior stop.
in

Aug 11, 2014 at 3:00pm | 329 comments