Transit agency seeks to head off clashes as the event moves to the nation’s capital from Charlottesville, Va., but critics and union officials are angry at any plan that accommodates white supremacists.
In 31 states, federal law enforcement officials can legally claim that sexual acts with people in custody are consensual. A bipartisan bill aims to close this astounding loophole.
Norwich University is the latest college to adopt the approach. Though the alternative to student loans is being praised, some critics warn of unintended consequences.
The closures result in lower voter turnout and decreased political accountability, and that generates a financial cost.
Despite hailing from historically marginalized and impoverished communities, members of the movement have faith they will prevail against poverty.