Facts and Ideas

Your Skills Can Fix Democracy

“Lobbying” doesn’t have to be a dirty word; instead, it means using your talents and abilities to improve the world, says civic advocate Alberto […]

This is how the world ends

This is how the world ends — not with a bang, but with a lot of really big bombs. Matthew Kroenig has witnessed firsthand the […]

Was Jesus Really Born on Christmas?

On December 25, more than two billion people across the globe celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ. It’s estimated that 90 percent of Americans […]

The Saruman Trap

When power is corrupt, there is no way to escape its toxic influence. Conservatives in distress turn to ancient texts. In the current circumstance, […]

RAINN: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

The Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) is the nation’s largest anti-sexual violence organization. It’s widely known for its National Sexual Assault Hotline. […]