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'We The People' Creator On Making A Kids' Show About American Democracy
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PolitiFact: Misinformation and the Jan. 6 insurrection: When ‘patriot warriors’ were fed lies
Behind Sabol’s visit to Washington in January was a belief in something that was not true, a falsehood promoted for months by former President Donald Trump and repeated over and over again on social ...
The Independence of Carl Nassib: The First Openly Gay NFL Player – A Touchdown For The LGBTQ+ Community
Carl Nassib makes history with a simple video saying so very easily, “I am gay”. Carl Nassib exemplifies the beauty that is the man beneath the helmet.
Happy 4th of July, America. Stop letting polarization kill you.
The vaccine fight, rather than an outgrowth of Trump’s divisive presidency, is just another example of how polarization is not just transforming American society — it’s literally killing people.
July 4, Juneteenth and the meaning of national holidays
America's holidays reflect how the U.S. has evolved — from an affiliation of states with a relatively small federal government to a more centralized nation.
Biden Agrees to Bipartisan Group’s Infrastructure Plan, Saying ‘We Have a Deal’
The plan is expected to increase federal spending by nearly $600 billion but leave many of President Biden’s economic proposals, including investments in child care and much of his climate agenda, for ...
Medicaid expansion takes effect in deep-red Oklahoma
A voter-approved expansion of Medicaid took effect Thursday in Oklahoma after a decade of Republican resistance in a state that has become emblematic of the political struggle ...
Editorial Roundup: Illinois
Editorial: Best thing about new elections law — a later primary Next year’s primary election in Illinois won’t be held in March, as has been the norm for most of the last 50 years. Instead, it will be ...
Letters: Voter suppression is thriving
Voter suppression is thriving . Voter suppression has been an issue for almost two and a half centuries in the United States. It takes many forms, but its sole purpose is despicab ...
Tucker: Scientists are pushing 'human engineering'
Even scientists that previously signed "The Lancet" letter are starting to admit we need to investigate the lab leak hypothesis, but there's still a lot more we need to do. We need to immediately ...