The majority-Democratic legislature voted to override the Republican governor's veto.
Head of US forces in Afghanistan Gen. Campbell continues string of lies about US gunship attack that destroyed Doctors Without Borders hospital in Kunduz, claiming it was a case of 'mistaken targeting', but history of US hospital bombings belies his assertion that the US 'doesn't intentionally bomb hospitals.'
Many white conservatives may believe that poor people are just taking handouts, but for many privileged Americans, denial is easier than facing the fact that the hardest workers are those who have to fight their way up from the bottom.
So what do we do now? We fight.
A letter to Bernie Sanders: Run as a Green candidate in the general election. You can win, either outright, or by getting the most electoral votes and forcing Hillary to decide to either hand you her electors or give the decision to a Republican-run House of Representatives.
Don't fool yourselves into thinking Trump's a populist who'll be on our side.
Settling our differences through ballots and agreed-upon processes rather than through force is what separates democracy from authoritarianism. Trump wants the latter.
Wall Street bought them – and is now leasing them out and driving up rents.
Along with fresh water, political will and public pressure are critical resources in ensuring a sustainable future for all.
The potential gains from allowing the economy to continue to grow and for the unemployment rate to drop further are enormous.