At the U.S-Mexico border, Kumeyaay Nation is fighting to protect their sacred land from the Trump administration
“Reproductive coercion” is often used by abusive partners to control pregnancy outcomes. Now Washington is getting into the game.
The fact-hating administration has declared war on words like “fetus,” “science-based,” and “evidence-based.” And that spells fascism.
The administration threw every obstruction at the pregnant 17-year-old refugee in Texas from having an abortion, not on legal but "religious freedom" grounds. Next time they may not fail.
When the government publishes your personal information, it isn’t just a breach of our privacy as citizens. It’s an authoritarian tactic to silence dissent.
In the absence of a functional federal government, relying on our local government may be the only chance we have to keep democracy intact.
What happens when a mural celebrating diversity is quickly defaced with hate messages? Is it just a fight among graffitists? Or is it a comments page writ large, reflecting a nation divided?
It was not mere ignorance when the Education and HUD secretaries referred to HBCUs as pioneers in “school choice” and slaves as “immigrants.” They were deliberately revisioning history.
The Constitution is over 200 years old and has way more than 140 characters. Did we really expect our new president—the former "Apprentice" host—to read it, much less follow it?