We know the many ways sexism hurts women. Less talked about is just how destructive it can be for men
ISIS, the self-proclaimed Islamic state that's attempting to establish a caliphate across large areas of Iraq and Syria, publishes a glossy English-language propaganda magazine called Dabiq, complete with slick graphics and high-quality photos. Show More Summary
There's never been a worse time to be a Democrat in a red state. Republicans now hold all the reins of power—the governorship and both houses of the state legislature—in 23 states. That's up from just nine before the 2010 elections. There are now more states under single-party control than at any time since 1944. Show More Summary
Advertise on MotherJones.com The Great Recession officially ended five years ago, but that's news for millions of Americans: A stunning 95 percent of income growth since the recovery started has gone to the superwealthy. If an average...Show More Summary
Why would it be so difficult to find an academic willing to "dominate" the "grand pooh-bah of the legion of American Islamophobes"?
Incumbent goes after GOP candidate's Wall Street ties in debate, while Brown focuses on her ties to the president.
Democrats have outraised GOP, but outside groups making the FEC reports less relevant.
Young black men are far more likely to die violently at the hands of another black man than the police.
Measles was once eliminated in the U.S. This year, cases are at a record high
Maher, Harris back their Islam arguments up with a Pew Research poll, but those respondents couldn't answer freely
People just say the darndest things on local news, don't they?
Global warming: Definitely happening.
The New York Post's article about subway "pickup-artist" Brian Robinson is depressing in more ways that one
Joni Ernst was asked to explain how repealing Obamacare won't screw over the newly insured. Here's what she said
Two class action lawsuits allege that the company's practices are far from kind
Presenting Bill Hader as "The Gossipy Coal Miner"
Conservative icon/federal judge changes mind on photo ID laws, issues blistering dissent against them. Read it here
Obama is mulling executive action to close Gitmo -- and he may have to trade one ugly Bush legacy for another
The Church issued a document indicating a profound shift in doctrine on civil marriage and homosexuality