Los Angeles residents awoke to some news last week that set many in the city on edge.
The evidence of Russian meddling in the election of 2016 continues to pile up, and the Trump Administration seems finally to be conceding that there was a concerted effort to subvert democracy.
Since his testy confirmation hearing in 1991, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas has largely flown under the radar, rarely speaking during court cases.
Sadly, the right to clean water is not synonymous with the availability of clean water. One might say that, like the right to education and medical care, also enshrined in the South African constitution, clean water for all is an “aspirational goal.”
Did brutal Mormonism replace understanding Mormonism?
It is scary, of course, to envision uprooting my family and starting anew in a foreign land. I love this country and have never known another home.
Are we slip-sliding from flawed democracy to near-ideal empire?
We’re broken: School shootings. Church shootings. Workplace shootings. Immigrants deported. White Nationalist rallies. Foreign interference in elections. None of this is OK. None of this is normal.
—On January 11th, the Brookings Institution issued a report finding that the default rate for undergraduate, federal student loan borrowers nationwide will be about 38% by 2023, indicating a true, lifetime default rate of about 40% This is far, far higher than any lifetime default rate publicly acknowledged for federal student loan borrowers previously. Many…
President Donald Trump has long touted crumbling American infrastructure as a key area to tackle, and with good reason.
A multi-media ConvoCast from our Political Activism Social Interest Group.
Progressive Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner announces further steps to de-criminalize marijuana.
Presidential portraits are a big deal, often expected to bookend and summarize presidential legacies.
Republicans have long touted themselves as the party of fiscal responsibility and financial restraint.
Can we decouple our cars from this ride?
Turns out, President Trump is all in favor of transparency — when it’s politically advantageous for him.