A drug war Truth and Reconciliation Commission along the lines of post-apartheid South Africa is a radical idea proposed by the Green Party. Substance.com asks their candidates for New York State’s gubernatorial election to tell us more.
October 31, 2014 • 4:00 PM • Share
Engineers find tell-tale signs in speech patterns of the depressed.
October 31, 2014 • 10:15 AM • Share
As a teacher, my students confided in me about many harrowing aspects of their lives. I never crossed the line and shared my biggest problem with them—but now I wish I had.
October 30, 2014 • 4:00 PM • Share
Design isn’t neutral. Design is a picture of inequality, of systems of power, and domination both subtle and not. Apple should know that.
October 28, 2014 • 4:00 PM • Share
It depends on the disease—for some, breast cancer and AIDS for example, non-curative therapy that can extend life a little or a lot is considered invaluable. For hepatitis C, it seems that society and the insurance industry have decided that curative therapy simply costs too much.
October 28, 2014 • 10:00 AM • Share
After the disastrous misconceptions of the 20th century, we’re returning to the idea that drugs are an ordinary part of life experience and no more cause addiction than do other behaviors. This is rational and welcome.
October 24, 2014 • 4:00 PM • Share
Is the United Nations’ #HeForShe campaign helping feminism?
October 22, 2014 • 4:00 PM • Share
When you make it easier to report assault, people will come forward.
October 21, 2014 • 4:00 PM • Share
New research suggests telltale signs of infidelity emerge even in a three- to five-minute video.
October 21, 2014 • 4:00 AM • Share
Dogs and cats have both advantages and disadvantages for street-involved youth.
October 20, 2014 • 11:00 AM • Share
Highly educated, middle-class parents are less likely to use corporal punishment to discipline their children than less-educated, working-class, and poor parents.
October 15, 2014 • 4:00 PM • Share
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