‘Nerd,’ ‘Nonsmoker,’ ‘Wrongdoer’: How Might A.I. Label You?

When Tabong Kima checked his Twitter feed early Wednesday morning, the hashtag of the moment was…

Brownface, Blackface and About-Face. Is Trudeau Who He Says He Is?

OTTAWA — Canadians from Newfoundland to British Columbia struggled with the past misdeeds of their leader…

Andrew Yang Knows You May Disagree With Him About Shane Gillis

Shane Gillis, a 31-year-old stand-up comedian who was named last week to the “Saturday Night Live”…

Countable on One Hand: The Women Leading Power Five Athletic Departments

PITTSBURGH — The first three games of Pittsburgh’s football season wouldn’t seem like an exhibit of…

A Gift From the N.F.L. Ignites a Firestorm Over Dreadlocks

For several years, a small nonprofit operating out of a church on the South Side of…

Environmental Justice Was a Climate Forum Theme. Here’s What It Means.

The presidential candidates at the CNN climate forum on Wednesday repeatedly emphasized how climate change is…

In Italy, Racist Abuse Is Dismissed (Again) as Part of the Game

To those present at Cagliari’s Stadio Sardegna on Sunday, the sounds were familiar. As Inter Milan’s…

Is ‘Fredo’ a Movie Reference or an Ethnic Slight? Depends Who You’re Yelling At

A man walks into a bar and calls Chris Cuomo “Fredo.” It doesn’t go great. We…

The Gillibrand Test Case for Women in Politics

We just need more women. Through Hillary Clinton and Sarah Palin, Carly Fiorina and Michele Bachmann,…

Was a Six-Woman Field Too Big for a Feminist Message?

We just need more women. Through Hillary Clinton and Sarah Palin, Carly Fiorina and Michele Bachmann,…

A List of Citizens in India Leaves Nearly 2 Million People Off — and in Limbo

DARRANG DISTRICT, Assam, India — On Saturday morning, Farid Ali, a farmer dressed in his best…

Uproar Over Anti-Semitic Video Produced by Republicans in N.Y. County

Dark clouds roll in while ominous orchestral music swells in a video posted on Wednesday night…

How to Manage Your Mental Illness at Work

I dropped my freshly cooked lunch all over the carpet. It wasn’t the reason I broke…

Indonesia Sends Police to Restive Region After Racial Slurs Ignite Protests

BANGKOK — Protests erupted across the Indonesian provinces of Papua and West Papua this week after…

The Toxic Back Story to the Charge That Jews Have a Dual Loyalty

WASHINGTON — When President Trump said this week that American Jews who chose to vote for…