From VAWA expiring to threats to WIC, the government shutdown is hitting women and kids the hardest.
Another AOC comment, another round of pundits losing their minds. But what many of them seem to lack in their commentaries on Ocasio-Cortez’s proposal on a 70 percent marginal tax rate for top earners … is an understanding how marginal tax rates work. A primer.
After leaving Washington after the complaints, McCloskey was sent to England, and then Chicago and California for assignments with Opus Dei.
Stories can demonstrate suffering at scale.
DaSilva’s app crowdsources accessibility information and overlays it onto a Google map.
“ … the longer I’m in this field, it’s got to be across disabilities. It has to include the hearing impaired, the blind, the immobile, people with cognitive issues. There’s a lot to think about.”
From families on food stamps, to farmers, to people who rely on the FDA to keep their food safe …
An argument that the U.S. can provide universal, comprehensive, no-copay, no-deductible coverage at a cost that is $5.1 trillion less than we pay now.
“Now, rather than the frontier opening up, the border is closing in. The nation’s archetype is no longer the pioneer. The icons now are the ICE raider and border agent. The log cabin has given way to detention centers where uniformed men and women—or private contractors—lock children in freezing rooms and force drugs on them so they will sleep, even as they deny them medicine.”
Advocates celebrated Brown’s clemency announcement this week, but her entire case is a reminder of how children are at risk in our unjust justice system.
“‘My question to you is, how many theaters did you think that a Mexican film in black and white, in Spanish and Mixteco, that is a drama without stars — how big did you think it would be as a conventional theatrical release?’ Cuarón replied with his two freshly-earned Golden Globes in tow.”