A new set of principles—the Toronto Declaration—aims to put human rights front and centre in the development and application of machine learning technologies.
The controversial 1988 film was protested upon release but decades later remains one of the most fascinating films about religion ever made
This piece is about the vampires many of us became in our quest for the mountaintop, but it’s also about another world beyond that landscape, where our utopian visions might actually still be grown.
Nature offers solace for a man living with depression—and a lesson in acceptance for his anxious partner.
In this video, Charles Eisenstein explores how to move beyond the ideological divisions that separate us in today’s world.
by Kavitha Surana LOS FRESNOS, Texas — Calling from an unreliable phone at the Port Isabel Detention Center, her voice sounds muffled, and far away. …
The rapper, AKA Donald Glover, has released a cryptic new video that amassed 10m views in 24 hours and has been hailed as a work of genius. But what does it mean?
By Amelia S. Worsley, Assistant Professor of English, Amherst College. Edward Hopper’s ‘Office in a Small City’ (1953). Gandalf’s Gallery, CC BY-NC-SA Is loneliness our …
Show off cute baby pics without losing your privacy. Share your photos with only a select group of people. When you’ve got a photo to …
I was a child refugee, writes the Chinese artist and activist. I know how it feels to live in a camp, robbed of my humanity. Refugees must be seen to be an essential part of our shared humanity