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Defying conventional wisdom, the huge win by the Yes Equality campaign involved young and old, rural and urban, Catholic and non-Catholic voters.
Enough of the doom and gloom! Here are a few big ideas for a digital revolution that enriches us all—not just the wealthy.
The state of New Jersey has saved millions of dollars by relying on prison labor to refurbish furniture in the governor’s office.
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was sentenced to death by a federal jury in a state that firmly repudiates capital punishment.
Let’s fight for the right to make horrible mistakes, but remain in the realm of the living.
The right to a lawyer is a key protection against unjust prison sentences, but public defenders are overwhelmed and under-resourced.
Hilary Clinton’s evolution on immigration reform is a testament to the youthful movement that erupted during the Obama era.
An appeals court declares the NSA’s data grab illegal.
It’s a warning shot—not only against whistleblowing but against basic communication with journalists by government employees.
As a mother, I feel that it is my responsibility to support others whose children have fallen victim to police violence, and to be a voice for my son Sean Bell.