Politics

December 08, 2014

The Senate Should Cancel Its Own Christmas and Stay in Session Until 2015
12:47 PM

You've been naughty this year. Now get something done, for once.

December 07, 2014

The Best Way to Beat AIDS Isn't Drug Treatment. It's a Living Wage.

Being poor is a more accurate predictor of HIV than being male, female, Black or Hispanic is.

Obama's Immigration Plan Is a Game Changer for Undocumented Construction Workers
7:48 PM

Latino workers are far more likely to be injured on the job.

December 05, 2014

U.K.'s New Porn Laws Aren't Just Out of Touch. They're Sexist.
5:36 PM

The government is legislating moral judgments.

Republicans Are Responsible for Heightened Fiscal Uncertainty
3:49 PM

2015 looks a lot like 2014, except for one thing.

December 04, 2014

The Laws Protecting Pregnant Workers Are Incredibly Unclear
5:35 PM

The legal issues of Young v. UPS aren't as straightforward as they seems. 

Why Do We Treat Child Sex-Trafficking Victims Like Criminals?
D.C. just fixed its law. More than half of U.S. states still haven't.

Minors aren't prostitutes. Period.

A Visit to the Secret Town in Tennessee That Gave Birth to the Atomic Bomb
1:36 PM

The workers at the Oak Ridge nuclear facility had no idea what they were creating.

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