More popular vote-electoral college splits may be in our future

It’s always being said that demographics are destiny. But which demographics? Democrats learned painfully in 2016 the meaning of that question, when Donald Trump upended the electoral map by capitalizing on the demographics of today… Read More

British farmers in turmoil as delayed spring plays havoc with growing season

Last year, asparagus growers were harvesting as early as 8 April. This spring, they are not expecting to harvest their open-field crop until the last week of April – a week later than the official… Read More

Starbucks Philadelphia arrest: CEO apologizes to two black men arrested in a store after an employee call to police – The Washington Post

Starbucks, which once asked baristas to start a conversation about race with customers, faces fierce criticism after two black men were arrested at a Philadelphia store, sparking accusations of racial profiling over what the company’s chief executive now calls a “reprehensible” incident. In a statement,… Read More