Politics

December 08, 2014

What Life Was Like on Moscow's Streets After the USSR Collapsed

The only good thing Communism left behind was the Metro.

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.

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