The days of the US touting itself as a shining example of democracy are gone as the Economist Intelligence Unit lowers our rating to “flawed democracy.”
Shortly after the 45th president signed an executive order for the building of a wall along the US border with Mexico, Mexico said no.
Each new day brings more presidential orders against humanity. His aim is to wear us down. Our aim is to #StayOutraged
From wanting to hand-pick reporters to gag orders on federal agencies, the new administration is invoking communist-styled media control.
If it’s not the truth, it’s a lie. However, some people seem to have difficulty telling the difference. Perhaps this mini gallery will help.
Spanish police arrested 75 people in bringing down an art theft ring trafficking in looted antiquities. This just begs to be made into a movie.
Britain’s Food Standards Agency says that eating burned toast, or any other over-cooked starch, might possibly cause cancer.
The wild west is still alive in Texas where one person is killed during the robbery of a mall jewelry store.
Weekend weather proved deadly as 18 people were killed in tornadoes that rolled across the Southeast leveling everything in their path.
Beautiful women are too often portrayed as being less intelligent or dependent on a male counterpart. Let’s stop that idea now.
The Women’s March on Washington was a global success but one day of resistance is not enough. This is the time to design your dissent.
Resistance is more than one march and one protest. We must prepare for and commit to four years of resistance. That is, if you really care.
#OddThingsToBragAbout was trending this morning, so we thought it might be fun to play a game for a few minutes.
No one wants to watch the inauguration but not everyone can get out and do something honorable and hopeful. So, we have a distraction.
While the inauguration of a new president may be today, there will still be members of the Obama administration occupying key roles, waiting for qualified replacements.
Want to escape today’s inaugural activities and whatever might immediately follow? Try living in a dome atop an active volcano for eight months.
As Jenn King and her family prepare to move to Texas, we take a brief look back at some of our favorite photos.
The CIA issued new rules for how it collects and handles information regarding US citizens, the first update to the rules since 1982.
An avalanche caused by earthquakes destroyed a popular hotel/spa in central Italy. At least 30 people are missing and rescuers are getting no response.
Designer Nick Graham has hired astronaut Buzz Aldrin and Bill Nye for his January 31 runway show. Will that be enough to get nerds to buy new clothes?
President Obama granted clemency yesterday to over 200 people, including Chelsea Manning and former Gen. James Cartwright. And there are more to come.
The Congressional Budget Office says 18 million people could be without insurance coverage. But wait, they’re talking about last year’s legislation.
The first big decision a first lady makes is what to wear to the inauguration of her husband. This year, however, that is one politically fraught decision.
The president-elect’s attempts to bully American allies in Europe is being met with strong resistance and could have economic consequences.
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