Politics

August 21, 2015

Obama's Climate Change Disclaimer Is Getting Old
12:50 PM

It's true that no single weather event is entirely caused by climate change, but that's irrelevant to his argument.

Paid Leave This Week: 25 Percent of New Moms Return to Work After Just Two Weeks
11:44 AM

This is what America's terrible parental leave policies actually mean for working-class women.

August 20, 2015

Why "Anchor Baby" Is Offensive—and a Distortion of Truth
2:00 PM

Contrary to what Trump believes, pregnant women are not flooding over the border from Mexico.

How America Mistreats Sex-Crime Victims

The former Subway spokesman's settlement exposes how America mistreats victims of sex crimes.

August 19, 2015

The Islamic Climate Change Declaration Could Be More Effective Than Pope Francis's Encyclical

Muslims add their voice to the growing cry for faith-based climate change activism.

The Republican Party Is Becoming a Bloodbath
8:01 AM

Donald Trump is causing conservatives to turn on each other, and it's not pretty.

What Black Lives Matter Made Clear to Hillary Clinton
7:45 AM

Public policy can't be the only—or even primary—weapon against structural racism.

August 18, 2015

Hillary Clinton's Opposition to Arctic Drilling Is a Bigger Deal Than Keystone XL
2:21 PM

Environmentalists are praising her break from the Obama administration on the issue.

Carly Fiorina Is a Trojan Horse in the GOP's War on Women
1:22 PM

If she gets through the gates, she will attempt to rout women's rights in America.

No Keystone, No Problem: The Oil Industry Is Making Other Pipeline Plans
9:27 AM

TransCanada has learned a few lessons from years of Keystone delay.

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