Many are worried about millennials' growing disinterest in careers in public service, but when we define "public service" only in terms of Washington politics, maybe that shouldn't surprise us.
A BBC report found that the mastermind behind the Boston Marathon bombings subscribed to all sorts of right-wing extremist literature. But really, should that come as much of a surprise?
In under three minutes, 12-year-old Ali Ahmed concisely summarizes the principles of the Egyptian revolution and renews our faith in humanity. Sometimes the wisest among us are the youngest.
Today is the day we celebrate our Declaration of Independence, but the biggest threat to our democracy is historical illiteracy — and it's attacking us from within.