Politicians like President Donald Trump often demonize trade deals and undocumented immigrants for their suspected downward pressure on labor and job supply, but a study published Tuesday by the National Bureau of Economic Research indicated that the economic threat of […]
Families in the region are once more forced into a daily struggle to find food. We can help to avoid a repetition of the famine of 1984
The number of Kenyans needing emergency food aid has doubled in the past three months to three million, the Red Cross said on Tuesday, as the effect of a devastating drought worsens.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) delivered a fiery joint rally on Capitol Hill on Wednesday. The object of their scorn? Trump’s new National Economic Council director, Gary Cohn. “[Trump said] we are going to send the […]
It is not just Donald Trump whose rhetoric is chronically bereft of reality. Politicians, reporters, commentators and academics are often similarly untethered to hard facts, albeit not for narcissistic enjoyment.
Depending on who you ask, moving homeless people into wooden cabins either rescues them from the streets or paves the way for shantytowns
A notable absence from Fox News in its recent broadcasts is that of Judge Andrew Napolitano. According to reports, the network’s senior judicial analyst has been benched by Fox News after his claims that a British intelligence agency wiretapped Trump […]
WASHINGTON — Vital health care services for more than 17 million of the nation’s most vulnerable citizens could be on the chopping block if the Republican health care bill becomes law. If Medicaid home and community-based services are cut for […]
A group of celebrities led by Hollywood actor Ben Stiller has joined a social media campaign to send food and water to Somalia through Turkish Airlines.
House Speaker Paul Ryan has made a key Republican motive for pushing ahead with the House GOP health plan explicit in recent interviews: passing the health package first facilitates deeper tax cuts for the wealthy and corporations in subsequent tax legislation.