Thirteen Russians were charged Friday with using social media to interfere with the 2016 election. A media expert explains why this should not lead to government regulation of social media.
The psychologist proposes reason as a solution to all our problems, but telling people they must do something can backfire.
Yes, votes are cast based on many factors. But a new survey and analysis suggests that belief in fake news could have been decisive during the 2016 election.
Mounting evidence suggests we are so mesmerised by the theatre around Donald Trump that we have lost sight of how the US security establishment wields power.
The foundation initially seemed well-suited for cleaning up Bill Clinton's legacy after the Monica Lewinsky scandal's ugliness. That's no longer true.
Bill Clinton and Donald Trump share an awkward anniversary.
Though Teen Vogue ran its last print edition this fall, the inaugural Teen Vogue Summit is part of the magazine’s shift to a progressive, “woke” digital brand.
Creaky crazy old leader, misdirection at every turn – is this beginning to sound familiar?
Conservatives are often critical of 'identity politics' for silencing dissenting views. But on ABC's Q&A on Monday night Malcolm Turnbull presented a very narrow vision of national identity.
He’s not dumb. He’s not crazy. Donald Trump is instead a mind manipulator, using his Twitter magic wand to exploit so-called malleable memory effect that helps him achieve ultra-right goals.
A scholar asks whether democracy itself is at risk in a world where social media is creating deeply polarized groups of individuals who tend to believe everything they hear.
Donald Trump seems to have a passion for cruelty, often publicly celebrating his investment in violence as a source of pleasure. Those tendencies represent symptoms of a broader American sickness.
What is a grand jury, who serves on it and what is it used for? A criminal law expert tells you everything you need to know.
Research shows that married women tend not to relate as much to other women. This makes a big difference when a woman is on the ballot.
A small, but wealthy, population of Indian-Americans is playing a role in transforming US foreign policy toward India.
There are four key things Donald Trump’s election tells us about the state of journalism today.
Did the attorney general help create a false story on why Comey was fired? Sessions' testimony to Congress provides no answers.
Social welfare groups have become more common – and more controversial – in recent years. Fixing gaps in the oversight of this kind of nonprofit will take bipartisan action.
The TPP should still bring enough benefits for the remaining countries to make it worthwhile to go through the trouble of enacting it.
By singing frankly about sex and life on the streets, the pioneering women of Rio de Janeiro's funk scene are redefining what feminism sounds like.