Australia takes advice of far-right ‘strong borders’ advocate, kicks her out

In early March, Lauren Southern, a Canadian darling of white supremacists, learned that she had been barred from the United Kingdom on account of her history of thinly veiled racism. Now, Southern can add another country to the list of places she can no longer…

Mueller Threatened Trump Subpoena to His Lawyers

–A Washington Post investigation reveals that during their March 2017 meeting, special prosecutor Robert Mueller threatened Donald Trump’s lawyers with a subpoena of Trump, and we also learn that it had to have been someone from Trump’s own team who leaked the supposed “questions” list…

New documents suggest Trump administration rigged military panel on transgender ban

The process that led to the implementation of President Trump’s transgender military ban in March is becoming clearer, thanks to a trove of new documents that shed some light on the otherwise murky closed-door dealings. Four different lawsuits are currently challenging the ban, which was issued…

Palestinian Protesters Running Away Gunned Down By IDF

Around 30,000 Palestinians rallied throughout the Gaza Strip on Friday during the “March of Return,” a series of mass protests along the Israel-Gaza border. At least 15 Palestinians have been killed and dozens wounded during clashes with Israeli soldiers over several hours, after a number…

State Election Security Spending Guidance for 2018 Omnibus

On March 23, 2018, the U.S. Congress passed a comprehensive spending bill that includes $380 million dollars in much-needed funding for improving election security in the states. Each state is guaranteed at least $3 million in grant funding to improve election security, with additional funding…

EPA brings its final Clean Power Plan repeal hearing to the new heart of coal country

On Tuesday, March 27, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will hold its final public listening session on the Trump administration’s proposed repeal of the Clean Power Plan (CPP), an Obama-era regulation that sought to limit greenhouse gas emissions from the power sector. Originally, the agency…

Parkland students call out the NRA’s ‘pathetic’ personal attacks

During appearance on Fox News Sunday after the March For Our Lives, two Marjory Stoneman Douglas students called out the National Rifle Association for resorting to ad hominem attacks in response to their advocacy efforts. Host Chris Wallace asked students Delaney Tarr and Cameron Kasky to…

We’re having the wrong conversation about what’s wrong with women’s basketball

It’s that time of year again. No, I’m not talking about spring or March Madness. I’m talking about the annual conversation about whether or not the superiority of the University of Connecticut’s women’s basketball team is actually somehow bad for the women’s game. Like clockwork,…