Angry Robot

GTA5 and the problem of privilege

My high school is experimenting with games and education by having its (rich white male)students play Grand Theft Auto 5

I’m a woman in computer science. Let me ladysplain the Google memo to you.

What Mark Zuckerberg Gets Wrong About Universal Basic Income

What I Learned at Personal Branding School

I know it’s pointless to pine for a pre-Zuck world: That golden age when, if you wanted to feel inadequate and self-conscious and also thoroughly disgusted with yourself and with humankind generally, you had to get in your car and go to some party.

Prozac Nation Is Now the United States of Xanax

On anxiety as a sociological and cultural phenomenon

The Addicts Next Door

Devastating look at a town hard hit by the opioid crisis

11 Years Old, a Mom, and Pushed to Marry Her Rapist in Florida

You can marry a child in 38 US states. WTF

A community divided: The fight over Canadian values threatens to boil over in Peel

Coed CYO hoops team defies archdiocese order to kick girls out, forfeits season

They are 10-year-old children. They have a lifetime of disappointments ahead of them; let’s not create an unnecessary one now.