politics

The World of Online Dating for Socialists

Picture this: You’re on a first date, and the person you’re seeing slides over in the booth you’re sitting in, real nice and close. As…

How ‘Respecting the Troops’ Became America’s Most Deranged Meme

This month marked the 75th anniversary of D-Day, when Allied forces stormed the beach at Normandy to gain a foothold in Nazi-occupied territory, pushing toward…

A New Plague at the Seder: Politics

Christmas time must be hell for gentiles. As a non-celebrating Jew, most of my knowledge of the holiday comes from what I’ve seen in terrible…

Chan Culture Is Eating Itself Alive Over the Abortion Debate

Whenever hard-right politics erupt into the national consciousness, well-known Republicans are expected to make the case for the medieval policy at issue: Yes, we should…