Due to the short-term preferences of citizens, the democratic process is unequipped to solve long-term issues like climate change.
South Carolina stands to gain a lot by spearheading the effort to legalize marijuana in the South.
Concerns over the mental fitness of the president grow the older they become — we should consider an age limit.
Possessing marijuana isn't justification for shooting an unarmed man. Dallas police should answer for their unnecessary search of shooting victim Botham Jean's apartment.
John McCain's legacy more complicated than recent bipartisan praise would suggest.
Anonymous sources are a necessary part of journalism, even if they are wrong sometimes.
The comparison of child separations to the Holocaust belittles the horror experienced by millions during World War II through hyperbolic rhetoric.
As dissatisfaction with capitalism grows among millennials, serious changes may be needed in the American system.
Like all institutions, the media need to be held accountable.
Kanye's opinion isn't really that important — or, probably, genuine.
Treating democracy like the pinnacle of human achievement is overstating the facts a little.
Our intervention in Syria is starting to look like another Iraq — we should be wary of further involvement.
If Congress really wants to stop sex trafficking, SESTA isn't the only – or best – option.
Trump's proposal to kill drug dealers would turn us into a police state and it wouldn't help the war on drugs.
To avoid falling even further in ratings, the Oscars should stay away from politics.
GOP members of the legislature are hypocrites on the debt when Republicans are in power.
Carbon taxes allow nations to cut emissions without negatively impacting the economy.
The #MeToo campaign has exposed much of Hollywood for what it really is, but should this change how we look at art?
Outdated drug laws are preventing the use of psychedelic drugs for medical benefit.
Political polarization is deadly to democracy, so we should ease up on Trump supporters.