Trump’s Ukraine Scandal Is Hiding in Plain Sight

Appearing last night on CNN, Rudy Giuliani created a furor by openly confessing that he had pressured Ukraines government to investigate Joe Biden. The apparent revelation was enhanced by Giuliani initially denying the charge before conceding it. Asked by Chr… [+6827 chars]

When the Ideologues Come for the Kids

Like any religion, wokeness understands the need to convert children. The old Jesuit motto (sometimes attributed to Voltaire) was, after all, Give me the child for the first seven years and I will give you the man. And so I was moved but not particularly surp… [+18599 chars]

Green New Deal’s Rhiana Gunn-Wright: ‘You Just Don’t See This Sort of Change This Rapidly’

On September 23, the United Nations will open its Climate Action Summit here in New York, three days after the Global Climate Strike, led by Greta Thunberg, will sweep through thousands of cities worldwide. To mark the occasion, Intelligencer will be publishi… [+12007 chars]

Comedian Michelle Buteau Drinks Her Rosé on Ice

Michelle Buteau has a lot on her proverbial plate right now: Shes juggling a move from Brooklyn to City Island; a new comedy tour called Buteaupia; and the premiere of a new show on BET+, First Wives Club, an adaptation of the 1996 comedy about three divorcée… [+10078 chars]

Scenes From the Global Climate Strike

On September 23, the United Nations will open its Climate Action Summit here in New York, three days after Fridays Global Climate Strike, led by Greta Thunberg, sweeps through thousands of cities across the globe. Here, Intelligencer is gathering images of th… [+4486 chars]

The Best Face Washes for Oily Skin, According to Dermatologists

No one likes having a greasy face, but oftentimes, what we do to combat the oil leads to the production of even more oil. Oily skin happens when the sebaceous glands in the skin make too much sebum, explains Dr. Gretchen Frieling, a board-certified dermatopat… [+8002 chars]

Elizabeth Warren Makes Her Bid for History

During one of her biggest campaign rallies to date, Senator Elizabeth Warren taught her supporters a history lesson. At the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory, not far from where they stood in Washington Square Park, 146 women and girls once perished in a fire. It w… [+7931 chars]