Warm spring weather can help convince Americans that global warming is happening and a problem. But scientists must change the way they talk about this subject. They must leave their ivory towers and learn to speak about climate change in a language that people understand.
The 1 percent and the 99 percent are both partly right – and both are partly to blame for America's current state. Wall Street workers and occupiers alike have lost that crucial companion – responsibility – in their personal and public lives.
A survey suggests that Americans who believe in a God who is active in their lives are much more likely to want small government and free markets. The trend could be shaping modern politics.
Readers write in about the root problem of overpopulation, servitude to technology, and the overhyped demise of traditional news.
How hubris – in various shapes and forms – played a role in America’s decision to go to war in Iraq.
Billboard campaign promotes atheist beliefs on buses.