In the story of how Elliot Rodger happened, and how there are so many like him, being “nice” is treated more or less as an accomplishment, something that deserves reward rather than as an expected aspect of human beings in general.
Is ending the stigma surrounding abortion discussion in the realm of Americans' wants and capabilities?
Victimless crimes are actions ruled illegal that do not directly violate or threaten the rights of any individuals other than the perpetrators.
Food deserts are communities with limited access to affordable and healthy foods. To actually quantify access to food, it is necessary to look at “microenvironments,” analyzing how close and accessible grocery stores are to families, how available fresh and healthy options are and if the food is affordable.
by David A. Petreman Here’s one thing that could never fit into our imagination: the loss of Latin America’s best prose writer, and its greatest proponent of expanding our awareness. The “boomers” are all gone now, save one, who was not García Márquez’s friend—Peruvian Mario Vargas Llosa, who many years ago punched García Márquez because …
If a nation is worried about a diminishing of power, resources or influence from seceding districts, it should be more worried about forcibly retaining people willing to rebel.
April 1 is notorious day of cruel pranks; but, the House budget released by the House Republican Party on that day, in all serious, is a fool’s bargain.