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Undoubtedly Trump’s counting on his Supreme Court nominee to demonstrate loyalty.
Each spoke about the lingering challenges of identifying as LGBTQ in 2017.
"Rikers Island is a 19th century solution to a 21st century problem."
"The building will be named 'Overcompensating,'" one comedian quips.
Get ready, poor unfortunate souls.
The gender pay gap comes from many interwoven factors, but it also has many interwoven solutions.
Politics sometimes makes those we love into adversaries and opponents.
We are witnessing the spread of a progressive form of federalism under a GOP-led government.
“It never gets easier, folks. But it does get better.”
"It’s just not possible to make it on straight UberX rates."
We have worked too hard and sacrificed too much to be treated like the help.
America took in 169,000 Bosnian war refugees during the nineties. I was one of them.
You may love President Donald Trump or you may hate him. But there’s one thing you can’t deny: Trump and the Republican Congress have either cut or proposed to cut funding and regulations that were originally put in place to benefitShow More Summary
The rattling of the train, speeding across the tracks below. I focus my gaze on the sun’s flirtations with my hand jewelry, creating rainbows on the train’s floor, and let my mind drift to the events that unfolded over the weekend. Abderrahim Zakarya, or Zak, is undocumented. Show More Summary
Today, on International Workers’ Day, when thousands of immigrants and workers across the nation are marching to make their voices heard, I’ve been reflecting back on my own immigrant experience. I left Cuba as a girl of 11. I arrived in New Orleans, the only one in my public school class who couldn’t speak English. Show More Summary
We just passed the first 100 days of Donald Trump’s presidency. Ya know, that milestone that Trump either believes is the most “phony,” meaningless marker (as he’s been saying for weeks now), or, an incredibly important measure of his accomplishments (as he’s been saying for weeks now). Show More Summary
An unimaginable, or rather highly unlikely, situation transpired last week with the firing of Bill O’Reilly, host of the popular FOX News program The O’Reilly Factor, for numerous allegations of sexual harassment and other forms of misconduct. Show More Summary
Instead of rehashing debates on Bernie or Clinton or whatever other leader, I’d rather focus on the state of progressive organizing at the grassroots that can ideally produce the political strength to elect whatever leader we want in...Show More Summary
It happened again. This time in Milwaukee. Students at the Universal Academy for the College Bound Webster Campus returned to find themselves in a completely different school, because a charter management company had decided they’d rather...Show More Summary
As Judge Neil Gorsuch faces his confirmation hearings to be the next Supreme Court Justice, the Trump White House and Republican Senators continue to say that he is a strong conservative in the mold of Justice Antonin Scalia, who he would replace. Show More Summary