The people who believe pizzagate "were not duped, they are not taken advantage of. They willingly take whatever outrageous story fits their unjustified hatred at face-value without asking any questions." argues Ijeoma Oluo.
The trial of the former police officer who shot dead Walter Scott, an unarmed African American, in an incident that was caught on cellphone video and reignited the debate on race and policing, has ended in a mistrial.
Google’s new Timelapse project allows you to see how anywhere in the world has changed in the last 32 years; from evaporating lakes to exploding cities. "It’s a document of recklessness", says Jonathan Jones.
"By the end of my first year of college, I knew better than to think that people got ahead just by following the rules. My elite peers had something I didn’t, something I might never have — something that was no result of hard work."
Harper Lee's and Mark Twain’s literary classics were removed from classrooms in Accomack County, Virginia, after a formal complaint was made by the mother of a teenager who protested the use of the N-word, which appears frequently in both titles.