Candidates aligned with President Trump’s stance are stoking racial fears ahead of the midterm elections.
The spy systems were used against LGBT citizens, human rights activists and Muslims in 15 countries, Haaretz finds.
Long lines of customers form on the first day of legal sales. As part of the national reform, many convicted earlier for pot violations will be pardoned.
Ballot initiatives seek reforms for laws on policing, prosecution, mass incarceration and other issues.
For the state’s elderly and disabled populations, as well as for home care workers, the measure could bring much-needed relief—but state business groups are trying to stop it.
"You have an administration that virtually does not even recognize the reality of climate change and their policies, working with the fossil fuel industry, are making a bad situation worse."
"No PACs, no special interests, no corporations," declares Democrat vying to unseat Sen. Ted Cruz in Texas. "All people, all the time, everywhere, every single day."
A new poll suggests that among Democratic voters, the most civically engaged are the least religious.
"Eventually, when the dust settles and the right-wing fever that has overtaken Congress breaks, Kavanaugh will be impeached for lying under oath to the Senate Judiciary Committee, or for other criminal acts."