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I Know Things About Yogurt That You May Never Understand I Know Things About Yogurt That You May Never Understand

The Greek philosopher Heraclitus held that the universe is in a constant state of change. His nation went on to produce lots of yogurt, which is always changing, as well.

High School Students Sue Cops After Humiliating, Traumatizing Pat Downs Left Them In Tears High School Students Sue Cops After Humiliating, Traumatizing Pat Downs Left Them In Tears

Nine students–including seven minors–are suing deputies from the Worth County Sheriff’s Office in Georgia after they allegedly conducted “unreasonable, aggressive, and invasive” searches.

London Tweets Are More Proof That Breitbart Continues to Tolerate Hate Speech by Employees London Tweets Are More Proof That Breitbart Continues to Tolerate Hate Speech by Employees

Back in March, Breitbart News Editor in Chief Alex Marlow went on NBC’s Today show and claimed that “absolutely, without a doubt” the right–wing site once run by Trump adviser Steve Bannon has been unfairly demonized for its racist and xenophobic content. That caused some eyes to roll.

The Arkansas Execution Marathon Has Been Fully Stopped—For Now (UPDATED) The Arkansas Execution Marathon Has Been Fully Stopped—For Now (UPDATED)

The state of Arkansas was scheduled to execute eight of its Death Row inmates in 11 days, starting this week. As of Thursday, all eight of the executions have been put on hold. (UPDATE: The Arkansas Supreme Court sided with the state in a crucial ruling on Thursday. See more details below.) 

With Consent Decree Approved,
Baltimore Wins and Jeff Sessions Loses With Consent Decree Approved, Baltimore Wins and Jeff Sessions Loses

Baltimore residents wanted it—particularly those whose communities for too long have been ravaged by police misconduct and brutality. City council members wanted it. The mayor and police commissioner wanted it, too.

Your Worst Stories of Finding Out You Were a Victim of the Gender Wage Gap Your Worst Stories of Finding Out You Were a Victim of the Gender Wage Gap

On Equal Pay Day, I asked women how they learned they were making less than a man with the same job. A few patterns emerged, which is one of the reasons we should share stories like this in the first place.

Vandals Struck at the Heart of the Only Thing Donald Trump Truly Loves in This World Vandals Struck at the Heart of the Only Thing Donald Trump Truly Loves in This World

Someone vandalized one of the only things Donald Trump feels any emotion for on this planet: his golf courses.

The Man Who Signed North Carolina's Old Anti-Trans Bill Just Adores Its New One The Man Who Signed North Carolina's Old Anti-Trans Bill Just Adores Its New One

If you were wondering whether North Carolina’s recent move to ostensibly repeal HB2, its notoriously transphobic “bathroom bill,” was maybe, actually, not so good, let this put your curiosity to rest: former Governor Pat McCrory, who signed HB2 into law just over a year ago, is thrilled that the LGBTQ community “lost…

Trump Is Back to Shaking Hands Now That a Woman Isn't Sitting Across From Him Trump Is Back to Shaking Hands Now That a Woman Isn't Sitting Across From Him

On Monday, President Trump met with President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi of Egypt, a military general-turned-dictator. They did not talk about human rights in Egypt, but they did shake hands because he is not German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

New York City Might Be Closing One of the Most Infamous, Violent Jails in the Nation New York City Might Be Closing One of the Most Infamous, Violent Jails in the Nation

New York City is reportedly preparing a plan to close the Rikers Island jail complex, one of the most notorious—and most notoriously troubled—penal facilities in the country.

This Is Still the Only Video You Need to Watch About Donald Trump and Women This Is Still the Only Video You Need to Watch About Donald Trump and Women

On Thursday night, President Donald Trump released a short video on Instagram about Making America Great Again by "enlisting the full potential of women."

ICE Is Arresting People When They Show Up to Apply For Green Cards Now ICE Is Arresting People When They Show Up to Apply For Green Cards Now

Undocumented immigrants are now worrying about turning up to apply for green cards due to fears they will be arrested, according to a report from WBUR on Thursday.

Detained DACA Recipient Claims ICE Won't Let Him Bring in Wheelchair and Medicine Detained DACA Recipient Claims ICE Won't Let Him Bring in Wheelchair and Medicine

A group of immigration attorneys in Oregon say their 21-year-old client was picked up by immigration officials on Sunday and is now locked up without his wheelchair and medication to control his bipolar disorder.

North Carolina's Governor Tries and Fails to Sell the Anti-LGBTQ Bill He Just Signed North Carolina's Governor Tries and Fails to Sell the Anti-LGBTQ Bill He Just Signed

Speaking to reporters on Thursday afternoon, North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper tooted his own horn for signing toothless legislation that ostensibly rolls back the state’s disastrous House Bill Two, while actually strengthening discrimination against LGBTQ people in the state.

Mike Pence's Bizarro Rules About Women Have Empowered Man Babies Everywhere Mike Pence's Bizarro Rules About Women Have Empowered Man Babies Everywhere

This week, we were treated to a horrifying little factoid about Vice President Mike Pence, courtesy of The Washington Post.

Some Idiot College Kids Invited People to Round Up 'Dirty Illegals' on Facebook Some Idiot College Kids Invited People to Round Up 'Dirty Illegals' on Facebook

Authorities at the University of Central Florida are investigating whether a Facebook event urging people to "Help dirty illegals meet their fate at the hands of La Migra" is a prank, or something much worse.

There Was No Good Reason For Chris Brown to Be on Black-ish There Was No Good Reason For Chris Brown to Be on Black-ish

Last night’s very special episode of Black-ish, titled “Richard Youngsta,” featured domestic abuser and admitted stalker Chris Brown as its titular character, a young hip-hop artist who turns to Andre’s (Anthony Anderson) PR firm to help him produce an ad campaign for champagne.

Don't Be Fooled—The HB2 'Repeal' Is Still Terrible Don't Be Fooled—The HB2 'Repeal' Is Still Terrible

Just over one year after North Carolina Republicans rammed through a transphobic "bathroom bill" in a last-minute legislative session, lawmakers from that state have announced plans to repeal the notorious House Bill 2.

Inside The Fight to Close the Deportation Pipelines That Sanctuary Cities Helped Build Inside The Fight to Close the Deportation Pipelines That Sanctuary Cities Helped Build

NEW YORK—The mood in the room was upbeat. Day one of the Convening of Sanctuary Cities, the first meeting of its kind, had brought together dozens of local elected officials, advocates, and legal experts to pick at fruit plates while sharing strategies to work against the White House’s sweeping immigration agenda. Law…

Trump Just Can't Stop Suffering Huge, Humiliating Defeats Over His Muslim Ban Trump Just Can't Stop Suffering Huge, Humiliating Defeats Over His Muslim Ban

President Donald Trump has a new thorn in his side: the federal judge in Hawaii who just indefinitely extended a hold on the president's revamped Muslim travel ban.

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