Google staffer’s hostility to affirmative action sparks furious backlash

A Google software engineer’s polemic against diversity efforts has left female staff “shaking in anger” and forced the tech giant to defend its patchy record on racial and gender equality. The 10-page “manifesto”, which Google… Read More

The Moral Travesty of Trumpcare

by Robert  Reich Shame on every one of the 217 Republicans who voted to repeal the Affordable Care Act on Thursday, and substitute basically nothing. Trumpcare isn’t a replacement of the Affordable Care Act. It’s… Read More

Trump and Republicans have a new plan to destroy Obamacare. But they face a big problem. – The Washington Post

“At first blush, it would sure seem that these are policy changes,” Binder told me this morning. “If these changes are primarily regulatory, they would likely be tripped up by the Byrd Rule.”   This… Read More

Trump is the el-Sisi of America

by Ahmed Tharwat General el-Sis in one of his bazar revelations, told the Egyptian people that make he is blessed by a divine wisdom. Hearing this, his philosophy is that leaders around the world listen… Read More

Women Who Voted for Trump

by Sharon Kyle The photo shown here, taken at the Women’s March, is causing quite a bit of discussion on social media. At issue, for many, is the message on the poster. Some commenters have called… Read More

Woman who bought abortion pills for daughter can challenge prosecution

Lawyers have won the right to challenge a decision to prosecute a mother in Northern Ireland who procured abortion pills online for her 15-year-old daughter.   In a groundbreaking case that is set to focus… Read More

Women’s March: Size Does Matter

by Tina Dupuy Yes, of course, size matters to Donald. It matters more than anything. That’s why he’s always showing us just how truly small he is. Here’s the truth: No one wanted to go… Read More