Stuff We Buy Ourselves: the Winter Boots Our…

18 items in this article 8 items on sale! Photo: Courtesy of retailer If you follow our monthly Strategist Haul, you’re familiar with the idiosyncrasies of our editors’ and writers’ shopping habits. While we think…

Americans Are Souring on Capital Punishment. Will It…

Protesters opposed to the death penalty. Photo: Jahi Chikwendiu/The Washington Post via Getty Images Since the mid-1980s, Gallup has been tracking Americans’ enthusiasm for capital punishment versus life imprisonment as their preferred consequence for people…

In the 2010s, BuzzFeed Made the World a…

Peretti with Dao Nguyen, now BuzzFeed’s publisher, in 2013. Photo: Peter Yang/August As the decade began, there were rea­sons to be optimistic: America had elected its first black president, and despite a global recession just…

Trump and Xi Are Bending the Moral Arc…

Axis of evil. Photo: Xinhua News Agency via Getty Images The United States has perpetrated no small number of crimes against humanity in the name of defending human rights. Over the course of the Vietnam…

Picking Sides in NBAs Most Heated Star Rivalries

0 of 8 Harry How/Getty Images Just over a month into the 2019-20 NBA season, several rivalries are heating up, and there remains no clear-cut favorite to win the title. The most volatile summer in…

NFL Power Rankings: B/Rs Consensus Rank for Every…

0 of 32 Marcio Jose Sanchez/Associated Press Week 12 in the NFL had something for everyone. If you like statement wins, the San Francisco 49ers certainly provided one, burying the Green Bay Packers in Santa…