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Saturday, April 21, 2018

Despite Russian Bot Campaign, #TrumpShutdown Hashtag Burns President

Reprinted with permission from Shareblue. As Republicans readied to shut down the government Friday night, Donald Trump and his allies were busy trying to pin the blame on Democratic Sen. Chuck Schumer — despite the fact that Republicans hold the majority in the Senate. Trump’s attempt to deflect blame for the shutdown included, of course, […]

January 20, 2018

Harvest Of Shame: America’s Poisoned Children Need A Hashtag

More than 50 years ago, CBS correspondent Edward R. Murrow revealed to America the awful conditions suffered by migrant farm laborers in Harvest of Shame, an angry documentary that would become a classic. While conditions have improved for some of the families whose work provides our cornucopia of affordable food, there remains a special group of […]

May 16, 2014