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A Delicious Cultural History of Throwing Food and Drink at People We’re Pissed At

It’s Valentine’s Day, which means hopes are high the night will be filled with steamy innuendo and romantic gestures. But with high hopes come high…

A Gentleman’s Guide to Confronting Your Elected Official

It was only 7:30 a.m. on an overcast, drizzling day in the heart of Alexandria, Virginia, when the cries of children’s voices, in sobs and…

The Quiet Rise of the ‘Shy Radical’

In November 2010, Andrew, 28, was in a fetal position on a side street in central London. At the time, he was a first-year undergraduate…

Why Foreskin Activists Are Taking to the Streets

Passersby in Manhattan’s Union Square are no strangers to public stunts. They’ve got high-flying skateboarders, activists, rallies and protests — and this week, a giant truck featuring…