A new wave of brain-enhancing technologies could literally change our minds. But should they? Excerpts from our conversation on the future of the human mind.
This year, 361 bills have been introduced in 47 states that would restrict voting. Why can’t we simply ensure that every vote—and every voter—counts?
“We have doubled down on division and we have retreated from resolution . . . The resolution is what makes democracy work.” The host of the national news program “1A” discusses journalism’s role in healing our national divide.
If a child and her teacher are of the same race, does the child’s learning improve? A Think & Drink event explores the culture gap in Washington State schools.
Seattle is often touted as a liberal city with progressive attitudes toward race. But is the city just better at hiding its prejudices? Read excerpts from our recent Think and Drink.
What is the future of protest in the age of climate change? Read excerpts from our Think & Drink in Seattle featuring Delta Five activist Abby Brockway, UW oceanography professor Richard Gammon, and UW political science professor Megan Ming Francis.
Excerpts from our Think & Drink, “America Behind Bars: Mass Incarceration and Civil Rights.”
“Sports are essentially a reflection of the best of who we are and the worst of who we are” as a society, says sociologist Eric Davis.
Tonight’s conversation promises to be a lively one. Join us in person at Seattle’s Naked City Brewery & Taphouse, or check out this post for live updates from the event. *** UPDATED LIVE AT THE MAY 9 EVENT: Attendees share their thoughts about the most influential female images in media and pop culture.