Category: Politics

How to Demand Justice for Black Lives and Support Protestors Right Now

It’s been almost a year since George Floyd was killed after Minneapolis police officers pinned him to the ground and Derek Chauvin knelt...

Voting-Rights Bill ‘Running Out of Time’

Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs last week urged the US Senate to pass the sweeping voting-rights legislation known at the For the...

Harris rebounds after difficult trip

Vice President Harris looked on with a smile as President BidenJoe BidenObama: Ensuring democracy 'continues to work effectively' keeps me 'up at night'...

This Juneteenth, We Need to Rethink Liberation for 2021

Celebrating Juneteenth with my family in Roxbury, a historically Black neighborhood in Boston, is a memory I treasure. It stands out among memories...

Reports of Women Putting Off Motherhood Aren’t Surprising

Junru Bian / EyeEmGetty Images On Monday, the New York Times published a detailed report outlining the declining birth rate in the United States....

GOP senator: I want to make Biden a ‘one-half-term president’

Republican Sen. John BarrassoJohn Anthony BarrassoBiden land management pick faces GOP scrutiny over decades-old tree spiking case Senate passes long-delayed China bill OVERNIGHT...

On the Anniversary of George Floyd’s Death, We Must Remember His Legacy

It has been one year since the murder of George Floyd. Over the course of this grueling year, the world has reacted in...

Jury Finds Derek Chauvin Guilty in Trial Over George Floyd’s Death

Stephanie KeithGetty Images The jury has found former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin guilty on all charges for the murder of George Floyd, whose...

White parents claim calculation error after two Black students get high school’s top honors: report

A high school in Mississippi is facing allegations of racism for naming two white students co-valedictorian and co-salutatorian after the school had already announced...

Tulsa Massacre Survivor Lessie Benningfield Randle Reflects on the Horror and Looks Forward

Courtesy of Lessie Benningfield Randle A whistle rang out in Greenwood on May 31, 1921. Residents in the affluent Black community initially did not...

Functional dumbbell lower body workout

HANNAH BRAUNPersonal trainer from ViennaHannah is a health, fitness and...

Lorde Announces New Album, Won’t Release Physical CD To ‘Honor The Natural World’

Lorde’s comeback runs on “Solar Power,” so it’s only natural...