Politics

Politics

Sep
30
Putin Annexes Ukrainian Regions while Italy Elects its First Far-Right Party Since WWII

Putin Annexes Ukrainian Regions while Italy Elects its First Far-Right Party Since WWII

Russia raises the stakes in Ukraine amid battlefield defeats while a political party and premier with neo-fascist roots takes control in Italy.
4 min read
Sep
23
Fallout Continues from Florida's Migrant Flight from Texas to Martha's Vineyard

Fallout Continues from Florida's Migrant Flight from Texas to Martha's Vineyard

While DeSantis' action faces legal challenges and is viewed by critics as a political stunt, Republicans have welcomed the highlighting of the issue.
3 min read
Sep
16
Migrants Transported to Martha's Vineyard and Naval Observatory in Protest of Record Border Crossings

Migrants Transported to Martha's Vineyard and Naval Observatory in Protest of Record Border Crossings

Governors Abbott and DeSantis bused and flew migrants to the Vice President's DC residence and Martha's Vineyard in an escalation of the Republican outcry against Biden's border policies.
3 min read
Sep
16
Senator Graham Proposes Federal Abortion Ban Provoking Anger from Both Parties

Senator Graham Proposes Federal Abortion Ban Provoking Anger from Both Parties

Both parties lashed out at Lindsey Graham's proposed abortion ban with Democrats infuriated by its position and Republicans mystified by its timing.
3 min read
Sep
09
Barack and Michelle Obama's Portraits Unveiled during White House Ceremony

Barack and Michelle Obama's Portraits Unveiled during White House Ceremony

Traditionally unveiled during their successor's first term, the Obama's official portraits are finally revealed during a ceremony at the White House.
3 min read
Sep
02
President Biden Calls MAGA Republicans a Threat to Our Democracy

President Biden Calls MAGA Republicans a Threat to Our Democracy

Emboldened by his party’s recent legislative wins and wary of Trump’s return to the headlines, Biden has sharpened his attacks, likening the MAGA philosophy to semi-fascism.
4 min read
Aug
26
Biden Announces Student Loan Forgiveness Plan to Mixed Reactions

Biden Announces Student Loan Forgiveness Plan to Mixed Reactions

The long-awaited, controversial decision has triggered high praise from progressives, but criticism from GOP lawmakers and even some Democrats.
5 min read
Aug
19
Liz Cheney's Loss in GOP Primary Signifies Ideological Shift in Republican Party

Liz Cheney's Loss in GOP Primary Signifies Ideological Shift in Republican Party

The Wyoming representative's decisive loss in her Republican primary marks a significant departure for the GOP's orthodoxy.
3 min read
Aug
13
Indiana Passes First Post-Roe Abortion Ban

Indiana Passes First Post-Roe Abortion Ban

On the heels of Kansas voters rejecting a measure to remove abortion rights from their state's constitution, Indiana lawmakers pass the nation's first abortion ban since the overturning of Roe v. Wade.
3 min read
Aug
05
Kansas Vote on Abortion Rights Upends Traditional Wisdom while State Primaries Setup Midterm Elections

Kansas Vote on Abortion Rights Upends Traditional Wisdom while State Primaries Setup Midterm Elections

Kansas voters overwhelmingly reject referendum to remove right to abortion from state's constitution sending shockwaves through both political parties.
4 min read