We're clearly entering a golden age of socially conscious athletes. As the United States undergoes one of its most important eras of social upheaval since ...
Next week, a bill that bars Louisiana strip clubs from hiring dancers under the age of 21 goes into effect, and while it's been in discussion for some ...
We want to get something out the way. This is not "the most 2016 image ever." The most 2016 image ever is, like, Donald Trump being scared by a bird. But...
Kerry Washington has spent enough time as Washington, D.C., fixer-in-chief Olivia Pope to know political spin when she sees it. When the always-...
Chelsea Manning, the whistleblower behind the leaks that exposed the Abu Ghraib scandal, scored a major legal victory today when she won the right to ...
There are many, many reasons to love Chrissy Teigen, not the least of which is the model's rather amazing willingness to speak her mind (usually via ...
Phyllis Schlafly, 92-year-old conservative activist and author, died Monday afternoon at her home in St. Louis after a battle with cancer, according to ...
Hillary Clinton's campaign staff now includes a two-time Olympic medalist. According to New York magazine's Daily Intelligencer, silver medal-winning ...
Hillary Clinton pens an exclusive essay for R29 about the power women have to make change in the world — from her undercover work exposing segregation in ...
President Obama is just as excited about the Olympics as you are. In a video posted to the White House's YouTube account on Monday, Barack and Michelle ...
Presidential candidates know all too well the perils of failing to secure domain names related to their monikers and campaigns. TedCruz.com, for example...
In the wake of Barack Obama’s rousing speech last night, you may have noticed a strange tweet. Vox editor Matthew Yglesias made an oddly specific reference...
After Bill Clinton finished his long but inspiring speech, we were feeling spent. The Democratic National Convention schedulers must have sensed that. ...
Out of all the information revealed in this week's Wikileaks DNC email hack, this was the biggest pop-culture reveal: Ariana Grande wasn't allowed to ...
This week’s Republican National Convention went less than smoothly. Ted Cruz was booed, a South Dakota delegate facepalmed when Trump’s nomination was ...
There’s no need to imagine how Donald Trump might insult you, because he probably already has. The (now official) Republican presidential nominee has ...
Donald Trump's financial woes and Hillary Clinton's email scandal may be grabbing most of the 2016 election headlines but Jill Stein, MD, the Green Party...
Hillary Clinton made history earlier this month when she became the first female presumptive nominee from a major political party in the United States. ...
Wednesday, June 22 is Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren's birthday. But you wouldn't find her out celebrating. Instead, she was busy sitting on the ...
After the Senate rejected several gun control measures that would have required background checks and limited or banned people on the federal terror ...
I trust my daughter to make the best decision for her future. If this ever means she decides to terminate a pregnancy, I want her to know that I am there ...
Kate Walsh is best known for playing Dr. Addison Montgomery on Grey's Anatomy and its spinoff Private Practice. But this election season, Walsh is using ...
For me, this video was a big milestone, especially since I invited so many of my trans-friends to be in it. I feel like I can finally show myself and say I...
Update: Erin Andrews has reached a settlement in her lawsuit against the Nashville hotel where she was secretly recorded by a stalker through her room's ...
When Donald Trump suggested that women should be punished for having an abortion, he more or less stuck his entire leg in his mouth. But that response ...
It's a boy for Ivanka Trump! The daughter of presidential candidate Donald Trump posted a birth announcement on Instagram on Sunday. She also wrote that ...
Hillary Clinton has received high-profile support from celebrities like Kendall Jenner, Demi Lovato, and Lena Dunham, just to name a few. But while the ...
Thursday night was Sasha and Malia Obama’s very first state dinner. Between the stunning dresses, the chance to hobnob with world leaders, and the reality ...
DeRay Mckesson is one of the most recognizable faces behind the push for racial and social equality that became Black Lives Matter. His leadership and ...
Michigan's Flint water crisis isn't showing any signs of improving. In 2014, the city switched its public water supply from the Detroit water system to the...