Chief Justice John Roberts issues New Year’s Eve warning to stand up for democracy

In a progressive welcoming move, Chief Justice John Roberts issued his New Year’s Eve annual report urging his fellow federal judges to stand up for democracy. “In our age, when social media can instantly spread rumor and false information on a grand scale, the public’s need to understand our government, and the protections it provides, […]

Trump’s next 100 days will dictate whether he can be re-elected or not — here’s why

According to CNN pollster-in-residence Harry Enten, Donald Trump’s next 100 days — which could include an impeachment trial in the Senate — will hold the key to whether he will remain president in 2020. As Eten explains in a column for CNN, “His [Trump’s] approval rating has been consistently low during his first term. Yet […]

As climate crisis-fueled fires rage, fears grow of an ‘uninhabitable’ California

As activist Bill McKibben put it, “We’ve simply got to slow down the climate crisis.” With wildfires raging across California on Wednesday—and with portions of the state living under an unprecedented “Extreme Red Flag Warning” issued by the National Weather Service due to the severe conditions—some climate experts are openly wondering if this kind of […]