Beth Parada

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Donald Trump, Barack Obama, and the war over change - Vox

How demographic change is fracturing our politics.<p>In 2008, Barack Obama held up change as a beacon, attaching to it another word, a word that channeled everything his young and diverse coalition saw in his rise and their newfound political power: <i>hope</i>. An America that would elect a black man …

Political Science

Mueller indicts 12 Russians for DNC hacking as Trump-Putin summit looms

The indictment details the Kremlin's 2016 election meddling days before President Donald Trump is set to meet the Russian leader.<p>Special counsel Robert Mueller indicted 12 Russian military officials on Friday and accused them of hacking into two Democratic Party computer systems to sabotage the …

Donald Trump

The Life Changing Crackers

Barack Obama, Where Are You?

Barack Obama was six months into his post–White House life when Donald Trump found a new way to grab his attention. It was a Tuesday morning deep in …

Barack Obama

I watched my patients die of poverty for 40 years. It’s time for single-payer.

Sarai was 25 years old when she died of Wilson’s disease, an inherited disorder that causes liver failure. A liver transplant could have cured her, but she was uninsured and was denied an appointment at two prominent Chicago transplant hospitals, including my own. Sarai’s plight was brought to my …

Health Care

EU tariffs on US goods come into force

<b>The European Union (EU) has introduced retaliatory tariffs on US goods as a top official launched a fresh attack on President Donald Trump's trade policy.</b><p>The duties on €2.8bn (£2.4bn) worth of US goods came into force on Friday.<p>Tariffs have been imposed on products such as bourbon whiskey, …

Globalization

How Trump’s Popularity Is Holding Up, By State

Welcome to Pollapalooza, our weekly polling roundup.<p><b>Poll of the week</b><p>Let’s keep things simple this week: Morning Consult just released its latest …

Political Science

Kohlrabi Chips with Hippie Ranch Dip

Before I get to this delicious and simple recipe I wanted to give a huge shout out to the lovely Brooke who came out to Tumbleweed Farm all the way …

How to Make Hummus From Scratch

Once you master the art of cooking beans, the world is your oyster. You can save money, control the ingredients you add to your food, and generally …

Trump Has Wrecked One of the Most Successful Arms-Control Deals in Modern History

The president withdrew from the Iran nuclear deal because of spite, ignorance, or both.<p>With his decision to pull out of the Iran nuclear deal, …

Trump withdraws from Iran nuclear deal, isolating him further from world

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump announced Tuesday he is quitting the Iran nuclear deal, pitting him against the United States' closest allies and leaving the future of Tehran's nuclear ambitions in question.<p>"It is clear to me that we cannot prevent an Iranian nuclear bomb under the …

Extensive Data Shows Punishing Reach of Racism for Black Boys

A study of 20 million children shows the fragility of the American Dream.

Magic Ancho Chile Relish Recipe

I have a couple of announcements before we dive into today's recipe. First! It feels a bit surreal, but there are only two weeks until Near & Far is …

Walnut Olive Miso Magic Sauce Recipe

While, in my book, this will forever be the original magic sauce, this chunky walnut olive miso creation is worthy of the name as well. It works its …

They Were Trained for This Moment

How the student activists of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High demonstrate the power of a comprehensive education.<p>The students of Marjory Stoneman …

Bad Jokes and Good Spreads

After having spent 30 minutes listening to my soon eight-year-old daughter telling a joke, I can tell you with 100% certainty that she’s got a talent …

Buffalo Cauliflower Bites with Herbed Tahini Dip

Tahini is the power ingredient that does it all, from adding nutty flavor to chocolate chip cookies to giving hummus its classic taste. And we're …

Recipes

Trump’s new infrastructure “plan,” explained

No money, no details, and no explanation of how it works.<p>After more than a year of waiting, President Donald Trump’s eagerly awaited plan to fulfill his campaign pledge for a $1 trillion infrastructure spending boost has finally arrived in the form of a White House background briefing detailed by …

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Easy Muhammara Dip

Move over, hummus. There’s a new dip in town.Have you ever tried muhammara? It’s a spicy pepper dip that originated from Aleppo, Syria, with one of …

Roasted Sweet Potato & Kale Breakfast Hash

What are your fall rituals?Mine include coffee dates, pumpkin pie making, walks with this hunk, gawking at all the gorgeous fall colors, and being …

Recipes

Fava (Greek Yellow Split Pea Dip) Recipe on Food52

• 1 cup yellow split peas<br>• 3 cups water<br>• 1 red onion; half minced, the other half peeled but left whole<br>• 3 garlic cloves, peeled and smashed<br>• 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt<br>• 2 tablespoons olive oil, plus more for serving (use the nice stuff)<br>• Paprika, for serving<br>• Lemon wedges, for serving<br>• Parsley, for serving<br>• Salt and …

Crispy Smashed Potatoes with Garlic Pesto

I have a serious thing for potatoes (because carbs), but this recipe elevates it to an obsession.We’ve all had breakfast potatoes and mashed potatoes …

Cooking

Donald Trump Didn’t Want to Win – and Neither Did His Campaign

On the afternoon of November 8, 2016, Kellyanne Conway settled into her glass office at Trump Tower. Right up until the last weeks of the race, the …

Spicy Tempeh Breakfast Sausage

If you follow us on Instagram, you know I’ve been sitting on this recipe for a while now with ample excitement.I’d been pondering how to make this …

Recipes

A journey through a land of extreme poverty: welcome to America

The UN’s Philip Alston is an expert on deprivation – and he wants to know why 41m Americans are living in poverty. The Guardian joined him on a special two-week mission into the dark heart of the world’s richest nation<p>“You got a choice to make, man. You could go straight on to heaven. Or you could …

Lyndon Johnson

Sea Salt Beet Fries with Garlic Cashew Cream Dipping Sauce

It’s no secret that my love for beets runs deep. I didn’t grow up eating them (heck I don’t think I’d ever had one before we got into farming) but …

Shot by cops and forgotten

Police shoot far more people than anyone realized, a VICE News investigation reveals<p>An exclusive analysis of data from the 50 largest local police departments in the United States shows that police shoot Americans more than twice as often as previously known.<p>Police shootings aren’t just …

Heading North: American Doctors Report Back From Canada

For Peter Cram, an American internist who spent most of his career practicing in Iowa City, Iowa, moving to Toronto in 2014 was an easy decision.<p>He says he is among a handful of American doctors who went north to practice in Canada's single-payer system. Now he doesn't worry about whether his …

Health Care

News media offers consistently warped portrayals of black families, study finds

If all you knew about black families was what national news outlets reported, you are likely to think African Americans are overwhelmingly poor, reliant on welfare, absentee fathers and criminals, despite what government data show, a new study says.<p>Major media outlets routinely present a distorted …

Journalism

God’s Plan for Mike Pence

Will the vice president—and the religious right—be rewarded for their embrace of Donald Trump?<p>No man can serve two masters, the Bible teaches, but Mike Pence is giving it his all. It’s a sweltering September afternoon in Anderson, Indiana, and the vice president has returned to his home state to …

Donald Trump