Anne Helen Petersen Sherman Alexie on How Trump is Turning the US Into a Reservation

Sherman Alexie on what it means for Trump to treat the entire country like a reservation — and writing a memoir about a great woman who was not a great mother.

Imran Siddiquee Why Are Brown Men So Infatuated With White Women Onscreen?

While projects like The Big Sick, Master of None, and Homecoming King offer welcome depiction of brown Muslim men in love, the characters pursue white women at the expense of women of color.

Dan Rather Dan Rather On Why America Needs More Empathy

The culture of empathy I remember growing up during the Great Depression taught us that those who were suffering weren’t lazy or lacking the desire to do better — fate had the potential to slap any of us.

Olivia Craighead Carly Rae Jepsen Just Wants To Have Fun — Thank God

The singer's one-night-only concert with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra last Saturday was full of boundless joy.