Monday, September 22, 2014

Iowa City People's Climate March and Campaign Nonviolence Rally Slideshow


Vets for Peace push for honest discussion of Vietnam War

A national veterans group launched a campaign in response to the Defense Department’s “sanitized” commemoration of the conflict in Vietnam.

Monday, September 1, 2014

We need a better class of police

The Ferguson Police Department’s incompetent and repressive handling of protesters in the days and weeks following the shooting of Michael Brown is embarrassing, but typical.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Monday, August 11, 2014

Rallies oppose recent violence in Gaza

Demonstrators from different backgrounds came out to show their support for the Palestinian people.

Friday, July 18, 2014

How social class affects your odds of graduating

A lack of support in an unfamiliar place means working-class students are less likely to integrate into university culture.

Thursday, July 17, 2014

The Editor’s Corner: Activists, watch your rhetoric

Getting on your high horse feels great, but if you don’t explain what you’re saying, you will alienate outsiders.

Thursday, July 10, 2014

A moral theory of violence

A psychologist explains his scientific theory about the moral motivations that drive violent behavior.

Thursday, July 3, 2014

International law must be observed

Even when nations fail to follow international law, there’s still room for religious leaders, charitable foundations, and businesses to take action.

Tuesday, July 1, 2014