On the growing pains of online activism.
Here are ways to make it through the next four years together.
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on what happens before a video goes viral. Plus: More news we’re reading.
Students in South Africa stand up for their rights. Plus: More news from around the web.
Why I kinda want to be the Nelson Mandela of my generation.
When the person you’re with has a “big personality,” where does that leave you?
DJ collectives, student protests, New York Fashion Week, and more.
Plus, the new Star Wars trailer, Wimpy Kid finds a home, and dancing to Chance the Rapper’s short film.
A scene report from 2013’s International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa.
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