articles tagged: culture war
at the mountains of political madness
# longform

at the mountains of political madness

I tried writing about politics for a year and a half. My experience was eye-opening in the worst possible ways...

the birds, the bees, and the bureaucrats
# sex

the birds, the bees, and the bureaucrats

We could have better, safer, more effective condoms. Unfortunately, the FDA has wrapped the process of getting new designs approved in red tape.

false controversies and evolution in the u.s.
# science

false controversies and evolution in the u.s.

A filmmaker trying to kick-start a controversy to market a biographical movie about Charles Darwin is finding it hard to get attention. But why?

celebrating sixty years of failure
# sex

celebrating sixty years of failure

A small setback like being wrong about literally everything is not going to stop abstinence-only zealots from attacking sex ed.