Month: June 2022

<div>Denmark’s Social Democrats Want to Move Even Further to the Right</div>

Denmark’s Social Democrats Want to Move Even Further to the Right

Social Democratic prime minister Mette Frederiksen has called on the Danish right to join her government and end her reliance…

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The sexual abuse scandal rocking the Southern Baptist Convention, explained

The sexual abuse scandal rocking the Southern Baptist Convention, explained

The Southern Baptist Convention faces a massive sexual abuse scandal, initially broken by the San Antonio Express-News and Houston Chronicle….

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Zelenskyy ‘very happy’ as Boris Johnson survives confidence vote

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said Tuesday that U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s confidence vote win was “great news” and added,…

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Ukraine bars nuclear regulator from visiting Russian-occupied power plant

Ukraine bars nuclear regulator from visiting Russian-occupied power plant

Energoatom, Ukraine’s nuclear power plant operator, on Monday denounced a request by the global nuclear watchdog to visit the Russian-occupied…

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Inside the secret network of women who performed abortions before Roe

Inside the secret network of women who performed abortions before Roe

Members of The Janes were arrested in 1972. They faced up to 110 years each for the crimes they were…

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<div>The Uvalde Massacre Has Exposed the Lies that Once Justified Police Militarization</div>

The Uvalde Massacre Has Exposed the Lies that Once Justified Police Militarization

For years, the ever-increasing militarization of US police forces has been cast by its defenders as an indispensable tool for…

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Ukraine bars nuclear regulator from visiting Russian-occupied power plant

EU backs common charger for mobile devices by 2024

All new devices on market in the EU will have to include a USB-C charging port by fall 2024, the…

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Why meat is so expensive right now

Why meat is so expensive right now

Meat prices have risen far above inflation over the last year, leading some consumer protection and farming groups — and…

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Swedish government narrowly survives no-confidence vote

STOCKHOLM — Sweden’s government narrowly survived a vote of no confidence on Tuesday in a significant victory for Prime Minister Magdalena…

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What the TSA could teach Congress about gun control

What the TSA could teach Congress about gun control

Why couldn’t gun buyers be pre-approved the way some travelers are? | Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images TSA PreCheck uses…

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The kids who have never known life without Covid-19

The kids who have never known life without Covid-19

Bess Adler What the pandemic took from America’s youngest children — and how to help them get it back. It’s…

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Ukraine bars nuclear regulator from visiting Russian-occupied power plant

Online platforms now have an hour to remove terrorist content in the EU

Facebook, Google and Twitter now have an hour to take down flagged terrorist content spreading on their platforms or risk…

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Amazon fired Chris Smalls. Now the new union leader is one of its biggest problems.

Amazon fired Chris Smalls. Now the new union leader is one of its biggest problems.

Chris Smalls, a former Amazon warehouse manager fired during the pandemic, is leader of the Amazon Labor Union. | José…

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California’s test on crime, House members in danger and more: What to watch in Tuesday’s primaries

California’s test on crime, House members in danger and more: What to watch in Tuesday’s primaries

Concern about rising crime is overtaking key elections in California Tuesday, where liberal voters are putting pressure on Democrats around…

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Trump-era progressive organizing group unveils M midterm plans

Trump-era progressive organizing group unveils $7M midterm plans

The Indivisible Project, a network of local progressive organizing groups that sprang up during the Trump administration, is spending $7…

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Democrats go on air in South Texas special

Democrats go on air in South Texas special

National Democrats are making a last-minute foray into a special House election next week in South Texas, spending six-figures to…

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