The Navajo Nation filed a lawsuit against the EPA and five corporations Tuesday for poisoning their waterways in last year’s Gold King Mine Spill. Purvi Patel could be released from jail in September. Patel was charged with both feticide and felony neglect of a dependent, based on the theory that she had self-induced an abortion and […]
This is the year where all the previous fantasy football strategies get turned on their heads. In the past, the talk was about loading up on running backs and figuring out who at that position would be trustworthy. However, wide receivers...Show More Summary
When it comes to corporate investor engagement, the socially responsible investing (SRI) community can be a unique challenge. Investor relations experts share 10 pro tips for building relationships, responding to resolutions and humanizing the responsible investor.
If you're obsessed with Black Mirror, the under-the-radar British TV show that's reminiscent of a modern-day Twilight Zone, we've got good news. After nearly two years, the show will return with a new chapter. This month, Netflix released...Show More Summary
Using the handle @twowomentravel, two Irish women live-tweeted their five-hour journey to Great Britain to secure a legal abortion. Sadly, their long journey is far from unique. Read Dallas Goldtooth on how the fossil fuel industry shuts out public input to push through dangerous fracking and oil projects like the Dakota Access Pipeline. And authorities have removed […]
Yesterday, an update to Pokemon Go introduced a new appraisal feature. If you were wondering how each appraisal phrase translated into IV percentages, wonder no more with this handy cheat sheet.
This morning the residents of Rio de Janeiro awoke to cold, rainy weather, and lots of questions.
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Today the Justice Department promised to end the use of private prisons. How will it actually affect prison reform, though? Why the misleading campaign against the judge who sentenced Brock Turner will only make our system less fair. Human Rights First released a new brief called “Long-Term Detention of Mothers and Children in Pennsylvania,” concerning the […]
In climate news, at least 11 people have died and 30,000 people have been rescued from massive flooding in Louisiana. Meanwhile in San Bernardino, California, over 80,000 people have been evacuated to escape the Blue Cut fires. These activists have been camping outside of the L.A. City Hall for 36 days, demanding that Mayor Eric Garcetti fire […]
You’ ve heard it before: "You can’t win your fantasy football league at the draft, but you sure can lose it." For the most part, that expression is true. So, how do you avoid botching the biggest night of fantasy season? It’s simple: Prepared drafters are the best drafters. Show More Summary
In search of the best iPhone apps to help you track your fantasy football team throughout the 2016 season? There are lots of NFL apps in the App Store that show stats and breaking news, but why settle for less? From cheat sheets andShow More Summary
Seeking a by-the-book Jane Austen adaptation? Look elsewhere. With her daring interpretation of Mansfield Park., writer/director Patricia Rozema strove to do more than provide a book club cheat sheet for Austen's lesser-known novel. Folding in elements of the author's own...
Anybody can slap down a bunch of rankings and leave them there for you to ponder and disagree with and consult without any real context. But what's the point of that? Will rankings alone help you craft a draft philosophy? I think not. So...Show More Summary
Louisiana, Milwaukee, and Peru. The Chinese Olympian fighting period stigma is kind of my fave. File under: awful. “Birth of a Nation” director Nate Parker was accused of rape in 1999, and his accuser seems to have tragically passed away. “Your generation embodies everything that is most right with America.” ICE has the discretion to release these women, […]
22 mothers detained in Pennsylvania’s Berks County Residential Center launched a hunger strike, demanding their release from the center. The women say that they have been held between 277-365 days, not the average 20 day stay DHS secretary Jeh Johnson cited. Women of color are excelling in Rio’s Olympics. A nationwide study found that on average, patients wait one week […]
Confused about how these retirement savings accounts compare? Learn the difference between Roth and Traditional IRAs.
Read this interview with two of Chicago’s young black drag queens – The Vixen and Petty Crocker – on their work and identities on and off the stage. BuzzFeed News talks to the people who’ve been trying to figure out Twitter’s failure to stop harassment for a decade. Some women won’t ‘ever again’ report a rape in Baltimore. […]
Simone Biles, mid-move, during the August 9th team competition. (Photo: Agência Brasil Fotografias/CC BY 2.0) Like most fans, gymnastics-heads speak in a dense tangle of slang. Spend time with them, even just on Twitter, and you get the sense that anything that happens out in the stadium can be summed up using some arcane series of hyphenated words. Show More Summary