Another group that’s especially vulnerable to scams and fraud is that made up of those who are desperate to adopt a child.
September 25, 2014 • 12:00 PM • Share
Raphael Sperry is leading a movement to keep architects and designers from working on spaces designed for solitary confinement and execution.
September 24, 2014 • 6:00 AM • Share
The idea of such a small number of people being used to predict how millions will vote sometimes irks observers, but it’s actually a very reliable process—most of the time.
September 22, 2014 • 12:00 PM • Share
Both the NFL and the U.S. military cultivate and reward a form of hyper-violent masculinity. The consequences of doing so have never been more obvious.
September 22, 2014 • 8:00 AM • Share
A decade after the ban expired, gun control groups say that focusing on other policies will save more American lives.
September 17, 2014 • 4:00 PM • Share
By generating propaganda that taps into individuals’ emotional and cognitive states, ISIL is better able motivate people to join their jihad.
September 17, 2014 • 12:00 PM • Share
And black prisoners receive even fewer visitors.
September 15, 2014 • 4:00 PM • Share
Why are police officers wearing green or desert camouflage in a suburban environment?
September 11, 2014 • 4:00 PM • Share
New York and Illinois have passed hard-nosed laws and taken an aggressive tack toward misclassification.
September 11, 2014 • 2:00 PM • Share
Russell Edwards says he’s solved the mystery. His proof might be a little threadbare.
September 11, 2014 • 4:03 AM • Share
Colorado is displaying human-sized “lab rat cages” in an effort to warn teens off marijuana. Like most such attempts, it’s a waste of money.
September 9, 2014 • 4:00 PM • Share
For political scientists and other political observers, this is one of the most fascinating races for a House seat in the country.
September 8, 2014 • 10:00 AM • Share
An 80-year-old ruling that has become a pillar of privacy law in the United States doesn’t hold up in the Internet age.
September 3, 2014 • 12:00 PM • Share
The bill will hold companies accountable for labor abuses by temp agencies and subcontractors they use.
September 2, 2014 • 12:00 PM • Share
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