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Shuttered by the coronavirus, many gay bars – already struggling –...

Greggor Mattson, Oberlin College and Conservatory Gay bars have been shuttered by public-place closure orders during the coronavirus pandemic. In March, more than half of...

What happens to charitable giving when the economy falters?

Patrick Rooney, IUPUI and Jon Bergdoll, IUPUI As the new coronavirus pandemic sends the economy into a tailspin, Patrick Rooney, an economist at the Indiana...

Most of America’s rural areas are doomed to decline

David Swenson, Iowa State University Since the Great Recession, most of the nation’s rural counties have struggled to recover lost jobs and retain their people....

#MeToo, workplace equality and the ‘wave of women’: 3 essential reads

Bryan Keogh, The Conversation and Nicole Zelniker, The Conversation Editor’s note: As we come to the end of the year, Conversation editors take a look...

Stumped by the stock market slump? Start by picturing a used...

Steven Pressman, Colorado State University Stocks have been slumping on a variety of concerns, from President Donald Trump’s ongoing trade war with China to worries...

Could a recession be just around the corner?

Amitrajeet A. Batabyal, Rochester Institute of Technology The U.S. economy is growing at the fastest pace in five years, American companies are earning record profits...

What’s behind the dramatic rise in 3-generation households?

Natasha Pilkauskas, University of Michigan In a recent study, I discovered that the number of kids living with their parents and grandparents – in what...

Thinking about borrowing against your home to send your kids to...

Jacob William Faber, New York University and Peter Rich, Cornell University When the time comes to send their children off to college, many parents in...

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Bradlee was a bold editor who helped us understand the world

By John Jewell, Cardiff University Ben Bradlee, the former editor of the Washington Post, who has died at the age of 93 was a crusading...