Evicted by Matthew Desmond review – what if the problem of poverty is that it’s profitable to other people?
‘There is an enormous amount of pain and poverty in this rich land,’ argues American sociologist Desmond in this brilliant book about housing and the lives of eight families in Milwaukee What if the dominant
On Monday, just days before ExxonMobil goes on trial in New York state for allegedly lying to its investors about the risks of climate change, a team of academic researchers released an extensive report
2020 presidential candidate needs to inspire voters with a transformational vision of change, not incrementalism: Another view I just got back from walking the picket lines in Michigan and Ohio. Several
Donald Trump, like all strongmen, fetishizes military might. He dreams of parading armies down the streets of Washington. He exalts men with weapons the way football fans deify their favorite quarterbacks.
If You Say Yes to Any of These 6 Questions, Your Emotional Intelligence May Be Higher Than Most People
As you go over these questions, assess how you measure up against the high bar of emotional intelligence. The World Economic Forum recently uncovered something that would not have registered on the radar
‘Get over it’: Mulvaney’s twin admissions put Trump at the center of emoluments and Ukraine controversies
First came the lengthy infomercial touting President Trump’s private golf resort in Florida as “far and away the best” site in the country to host next year’s Group of Seven summit of world leaders. Then,
BALTIMORE (AP) — Maryland Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, a sharecropper's son who rose to become a civil rights champion and the chairman of one of the U.S. House committees leading an impeachment inquiry of
The president reportedly “repeatedly“ urged Rex Tillerson to intervene in a case against Rudy Giuliani‘s client who pleaded guilty to a multibillion-dollar scheme to evade sanctions against Iran. As Donald
Washington (CNN) — Republican Sen. Joni Ernst was confronted by an Iowan constituent on Thursday over her "silence" and for "not standing up" to President Donald Trump over his recent call for Ukraine
President Trump’s strategy to fight off impeachment is rapidly coming into view. It looks exactly like what we have come to expect from him — pugnacious and partisan — and it could work. The emerging has
President Trump expressed disgust Thursday morning with the explosive whistleblower complaint, slamming the intelligence officer and the White House aides who helped him as “almost a spy” and suggested
In the hours after the release Wednesday of the rough transcript of President Trump’s July phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, the White House circulated an email with proposed talking
A black six-year-old girl called Kaia Rolle had a temper tantrum at her school in Florida last week and kicked a staff member. While that may not be ideal behaviour, she is six. Not exactly a hardened