Jules Feiffer JZ Holden As you might expect, Jules Feiffer, 85, has a long, impressive résumé, starting from his apprenticeship, at age 16, with comic industry legend Will Eisner. Raised in the Bronx, New York, Feiffer went on to publish dozens of books, plays, and screenplays—his animated short, Munro, won an Oscar in 1961. Show More Summary
We cannot continue to excuse criminal behavior by claiming poverty and inequality.
Democrat has been pointing to a 2003 speech in which Romney denounced a coal-powered facility.
If we ever had an Independence Day-type scenario, this is not a president who would personally fly an F-15 against the alien mothership
Dempsey says terror group "can be contained, not in perpetuity" -- as ISIS threatens to exterminate Turkmen town under siege.
Comments left on a GoFundMe crowdfunding page in support of Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson. Compiled by Jon Hendren The comments seen in the image above were written by donors to the online fund set up to support Darren Wilson, the cop who shot Michael Brown six times in Ferguson, Missouri, last week. Show More Summary
This story first appeared on the TomDispatch website. This essay is excerpted from the first chapter of Patrick Cockburn's new book, The Jihadis Return: ISIS and the New Sunni Uprising, with special thanks to his publisher, OR Books....Show More Summary
The rumor of Wilson's injuries has been floating around various media outlets, unsubstantiated
It's not just Michelle Obama!
If you have a favorite "Simpsons" character, here are the marathon episodes to watch so you don't miss out
In many ways, this case is the key to Holder's tenure as attorney general
The hip-hop star and activist criticizes the media coverage of Ferguson protests and the CNN host takes offense
This story originally appeared on ProPublica. Protests have continued for more than a week since the fatal police shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. Police officers initially met protesters with full riot gear, armored vehicles and assault rifles, escalating tensions and leading Gov. Show More Summary
Critics of the Ice Bucket Challenge note there are other good causes that need donations. Abortion is one of them
Schools may still participate, but they are urged to donate to a different group
The parade of megawatt film stars at the Emmys is evidence of TV's vestigial inferiority complex
The settlement represents the largest payment the city has made in a fatal police shooting case in nearly a decade
"To turn around and make survivors pay the price for our failure... is almost criminal in itself"
The Florida governor gave experts a half hour to make the case for climate action. Here's what they told him.