News & History

Selected Clips

History

How U.S. History is Taught Around the World
The History of International Women’s Day
1965 Immigration & Nationality Act: What it is — and how Dems can use it against Trump
MLK Day: Meet 9 lesser-known women behind the civil rights era’s biggest achievements
The little-known history of April Fools’ Day
17 things you might not know about the sinking of the Titanic

Reported Features

For many, fireworks are the highlight of 4th of July. For those with PTSD, it’s a different story.
7 powerful photos of vigil for London attack victims show strength, resilience of city
Domestic violence is a link among most mass shooters — but America continues to ignore it
A body language expert analyzes Trump’s unbearably long handshake with Emmanuel Macron
Why “sex addiction” treatment won’t keep men like Harvey Weinstein from abusing women

Gender Equality & Women’s Health

How the government funds Planned Parenthood on the state and federal levels
5 ways women’s issues were ignored in 2017
This is what happens once you’ve defunded Planned Parenthood
8 feminists to watch in 2017
Will your insurance cover abortions under HB 7? Here’s what you need to know.
In wake of Weinstein allegations, Cindy Gallop is trying to call out abusers in the ad industry

Analysis

Trump wants to oust Obama’s ambassadors: Here’s how US envoys are typically selected
What is a recess appointment, and what is the likelihood that Merrick Garland will get one?
Impeaching Donald Trump: Here’s what that really means
Voter Fraud Evidence: Evidence shows the problem is hardly as big as some claim
Trump’s national day of patriotism vs Obama’s national day of renewal: what’s different?
5 countries managing climate change better than the US
Bump stocks were supposedly made for disabled people. That’s not how they’re actually being used.
Las Vegas one month later: Whatever happened to bipartisan efforts to regulate bump stocks?
NASCAR officials say they’ll fire anthem protesters — but they let fans fly the American flag

Breaking News

DeVos’ Education Department misspelled W.E.B. Du Bois’ name — then misspelled its apology
White supremacists target Jewish community of Whitefish, Montana
Yemen Raid Controversy: What happened to Ryan Owens?
Trump administration doesn’t regret not mentioning Jews on Holocaust Remembrance Day
What are blennies? Meet the predator fish who might carry the next opioid drug.
Baltimore attorney arrested after allegedly telling rape victim she would be reported

Entertainment News

Did Disney “steal” ‘Zootopia’? Latest on the lawsuit alleging company ripped off script
‘SNL’: Hillary Clinton gives a ‘Love Actually’ inspired message to the Electoral College

Trump and ‘SNL’: 6 times the show perfectly skewered the president-elect
Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade 2016 route, map and lineup