Why Do Sports Teams Fly on Same Private Jets Used to Deport Immigrants?
ICE transports most migrants between detention centers and deports them abroad on a handful of private airlines
California Child Abuse Registry Missing 22,000 Abuse Suspects, Audit Finds
Child abuse registries are the focus of recent controversy. Critics note the deep racial disparities and economic impacts suffered by people in these databases.
Ethnic Cleansing of Masafer Yatta: Palestinian's Dead as Israel's Annexation Continues
The ethnic cleansing in Masafer Yatta is the largest committed by Israel since 1967, and should be considered a first of many steps in a much larger scheme.
Tackling Interconnected Child Care and Climate Crises
This Earth Day, we don’t have to look too far to find examples of public policy investments in our future.
Former California Governors Fight to Prevent WWIII
The world needs former California governors Brown and Schwarzenegger to keep counseling all of us. Their logos, pathos, and wise interventions might just save the world from itself.
Zora Neale Hurston: Harlem Renaissance Author, Genius
Julianne Malveaux: We can’t afford to throw out genius like Zora Neale Hurston or those who heed her – Alice Walker, Valerie Boyd, and Rae-Ama Camylle Chesney.
To Live or Survive: The Choice Made for Others by Some
Johnny Townsend: Let’s use what we see to strengthen our resolve to ensure housing is considered a human right. Let’s work for Universal Basic Income.
Religion for Trump: Fatal Nexus of Faith and Nationalism
Scott Prosterman: The religion and nationalism nexus in American politics may be the most direct threat to American Democracy in the history of the Republic.
House Progressives Urge Adding 4 Supreme Court Seats
Julia Conley: The Judiciary Act is closer than ever to restoring balance to the high courts and building a judiciary, and a democracy, for everyone.
Pregnant California Foster Youth Start Getting Monthly Payments Next Month
Sara Tiano: While parenting foster youth are already eligible for monthly stipends to help cover the cost of raising a child, this new benefit extends that help ahead of the baby’s due date.
Will Money Bags Manchin Help Kids Stay Out of Poverty?
Kristen Olsen: A multi-millionaire politician funded by corporate coal interests has the power to push my four-year-old little boy and me off the economic cliff at the end of this month.