Uber drivers are officially employees in New York state
Hopefully benefits are coming next.
An extremely easy fix for the problem of missed court dates: text reminders
Jail time and fines for missing court already target low-income people.
Facial recognition, welcome to U.S. high schools
Just asking questions: Why don’t we try gun control first to stop school shootings?
U.S. voting machines were vulnerable to remote hacking for six years
Welcome to your election-hacking nightmare.
For the love of goddesses, stop deifying women
Divine Feminine Energy is not the empowering narrative you think it is.
Ocasio-Cortez sees potential for a Freedom Caucus of the left
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is considering one.
Facebook donates a shit-ton of money to Republicans
Over half of the tech giant’s largest political contributions have gone to the GOP.
Rand Paul is mad as hell about sexed-up, coked-out quails
If Rand Paul were a true Libertarian, he would let the quails fuck in peace.
The secret history of Marxist alien hunters
The branch of UFO investigation they don’t want you to know about.
ICE contracts bring in millions for U.S. colleges
Northeastern’s $2.7-million contract is one of several.
The trap of political authenticity
Democrats want to promote “authentic” candidates. This will be their downfall.
The lives at our door
At the edge of America, asylum seekers fight for the right to stay and, perhaps, to live.
Asylum in America, by the numbers
In the growing battle over immigration, it’s crucial to separate fact from fiction.
Heat waves hurt communities of color the most
The number of heat-related deaths is only rising.
Vaseline is the forgotten victim of the U.S.-China trade war
The Supreme Court’s silence on criminal justice issues
And how liberal justices can fix it.
Alan Dershowitz should not have had friends to lose
The lawyer and Harvard professor has made a business of defending the deplorable.
Dogs might be happier when they’re free
Look at that dog. It is riding a tricycle away from human oppression.
The alcohol industry doesn’t want us to drink like adults
How to drink moderately in an immoderate world.
The rise of on-demand fuel means the poor will inherit gas stations
Gas delivery and electric vehicles are pushing gas stations to focus on more than fuel.