Boy or Girl?

Ads Blurring Gender Boundaries

One of the most important ways we identify as human beings is through our gender. What happens when that’s no longer clear?


Dressed by Dali

From a painting featuring cosmetics powerhouse Helena Rubinstein in a Balenciaga gown. Photo by Graham Vivian Sutherland. Picasso, Velasquez and other Spanish artists continue to exert pull over what...

Gratuitous Plots

What's Love Got to Do with It?

  Scriptwriters do themselves — and their viewers — no favors by forcing romance into places it doesn’t belong.  

Not All Tango

How Corruption Hurts Argentine Journalism

The sun shines on this massive South American country, as people cheer on their soccer team, sip their early-morning mate and walk to their local store to pick up a new batch of empanadas and to...