Donald Trump’s presidency is saving the history degree

Donald Trump’s presidency is saving the history degree

US president Donald Trump has wrought mayhem on America’s universities without so much as lifting a finger. College campuses, most of which in the country…

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The Republican health-care bill means windfall profits for Trump’s billionaire cabinet and other rich people

As we’ve written, the health-care bill currently before the US Senate transfers money from health coverage for millions of poor Americans to tax cuts for…

This is what reparations could actually look like in America

Today’s racial wealth divide is an economic archeological marker, embedded within the multigenerational story of slavery, racial plunder, and discrimination. It is one way the…

How a hipster reputation masked my hometown’s white hate for decades

I was born and raised in Portland’s Hollywood District, a relatively unremarkable neighborhood nestled into the city’s northeast quadrant. It’s where I wandered to the…

Why the feud among Singapore’s elite isn’t really about Lee Kuan Yew’s house

What started as a quarrel among siblings has escalated into serious questions about the independence of Singapore’s most powerful institutions. The fight is among the…

Disability rights activists protesting the US Senate health care bill explain what’s at stake

The US Senate could vote as soon as this coming week on its controversial healthcare reform bill, which cuts taxes for the rich, and reduces…