ethics

That ‘Sweatshop-Free’ Label in Your Clothes Is Mostly Still Just a Bunch of Bullshit

As we enter that magical time of year when your underwear glues itself to your butt with the determination of an affectionate barnacle, we’re taking…

These British South Asian Men Got Screwed by a Trump-Endorsed ‘Pyramid Scheme’

On Westminster Bridge in Central London, Hanif Mohammed takes a long drag of a cigarette and looks out over the city’s skyline. He’s of average…

The NASA Genius Biohacker Trying to Bring Gene Editing to Your Living Room

Josiah Zayner downs a shot of scotch and begins his presentation. His audience is roughly 30 attendees from the SynBioBeta SF conference and a digital…

The Fake Strongmen of Instagram Have Only Gotten Bigger

When I first wrote “The Fake Strongmen of Instagram,” my aim was pretty simple: As a weightlifter myself, I wanted to inform people about the…