July 12, 2017

Malala is spending her 20th birthday fighting for girls’ education in Iraq

The now-20-year-old, who just recently graduated from high school, met with girls who have struggled with accessing their own education.

July 7, 2017

Trailblazing hijabi model Halima Aden stars in American Eagle’s latest campaign

We spoke with Halima Aden about what this campaign really means to her.
June 27, 2017

3 of the Central Park 5 men just received honorary high school diplomas

All of the men in the Central Park Five will receive the diplomas they were denied after their wrongful convictions as teenagers.
June 23, 2017

High school senior recreates Beyoncé's 'Lemonade' album cover for his graduation cap

This is a cap that Queen Bey would be proud of.
June 22, 2017

Florida higher-ed official says "women's genetics" cause the wage gap, apologizes

Ed Morton, a Florida university system board member, suggested women's genetics could be preventing them from negotiating higher pay.
June 2, 2017

People didn't want Linda Sarsour to speak at CUNY. Here's how "free speech" pundits responded.

Only Jonathan Chait had a response to our query.

May 27, 2017

Joe Biden rails against Trump during Cornell commencement

The former veep said Trump appealed to Americans' "darkest emotions" in speech calling on Cornell grads to "wake us up."
May 26, 2017

Hillary Clinton tells graduates to persist in the face of adversity

"Some [politicians] are even denying things we can see with our own eyes, like the size of crowds."
May 26, 2017

Mark Zuckerberg adds his name to growing list of universal basic income supporters

According to Zuckerberg, universal basic income may be the only way to save our future.
May 25, 2017

Being a "respectable citizen" didn't save Richard Collins and Jordan Edwards

Collins and Edwards were nearly unimpeachable in life. They were killed anyway.
May 23, 2017

High school reportedly considering expulsion after student wears off-the-shoulder top

Summer, a high school senior, says she's not allowed to walk in graduation for violating the dress code.

May 22, 2017

Kiese Laymon: "Our generation has not given you a healthy model of honest reckoning"

The black, southern author asked students at the Mississippi School of the Arts to go into the world with honesty, compassion and regret — unlike their elders.
May 22, 2017

Tomi Lahren, who was recently fired, tried to lecture "snowflakes" on holding a job

"How's collecting unemployment going?"
May 21, 2017

Pence talks "free speech" in Notre Dame graduation address, students walk out in protest

As students walked out in protest, Pence criticized other colleges for their attacks on free speech.
May 19, 2017

Notre Dame students to stage walkout over commencement speaker Mike Pence

The Notre Dame students are standing up for those targeted by Pence's policies.
May 15, 2017

Exclusive: Bill Gates has a message for every college grad who wants to change the world

"If I were starting out today and looking [to] make a big impact in the world, I would consider three fields."

May 13, 2017

Historically black college cancels Republican Senator John Cornyn's speech in response to petition

The decision comes just two days after U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos? was booed during a speech at Bethune-Cookman.
May 12, 2017

Here's how much new college grads get paid

Congrats class of 2017, you got a raise! Here's what to do with it.
March 19, 2017

Drake's 'More Life': Twitter reacts to Kanye West "Glow" track

Fans think the new song sounds like "old" Kanye West.
Feb. 13, 2017

Chance the Rapper is first black hip-hop artist to win this Grammy since 1999

Playoff music couldn't stop Chance the Rapper from finishing his speech.
Dec. 27, 2016

Here's your best songs of 2016 playlist: Drake, The Weeknd, Radiohead and more

Ring in the new year with a playlist of the best songs of 2016.

Dec. 13, 2016
Dec. 6, 2016

Why was Kanye West's 'The Life of Pablo' snubbed for album of the year?

Kanye West's snub isn't as surprising as it first appears.
Dec. 6, 2016

Grammy nominations 2017: A full list of nominees and awards for 59th show

Adele and Beyoncé lead the big categories.
Nov. 4, 2016

The viral mannequin challenge proves today's teens are cooler than we ever were

Viral trends are fleeting, but teen cool is forever.
Aug. 17, 2016

Ariel Winter sounds off on body shaming trolls: "You should be posting your butt if you like it, too!"

And she thinks you should show yours too, if you want!

July 25, 2016

Magnificent Coloring Day Lineup: Who's Performing at Chance the Rapper's Chicago Fest

Chance the Rapper's music festival could prove to be one of the biggest of the season.
June 22, 2016

Body-Shaming Trolls Attacked Ariel Winter's "Sexy" Graduation Picture

Ariel Winter gets body shamed yet again.
June 20, 2016

This High School Hosted a Second Graduation Ceremony For the Most Beautiful Reason

East Juniata High students were more than happy to regroup for round two, to celebrate one of their own.
June 15, 2016

Kanye West Adds New Song to 'Life of Pablo,' Brags About Being Einstein and in Debt

Kanye West is adding new music to his "living, breathing changing creative expression" — otherwise known as 'The Life of Pablo.'