Mike Ditka apologizes for comment on racial oppression

It's good that he did, but his apology reveals that he still has a way to go: Continue reading

ESPN commentator compares Jerry Jones to a slave owner

I'm afraid the comparison is apt: Continue reading

US Rejects UN Resolution Condemning Death Penalty For LGBTQ People, Other Groups

Putting us on the side of Human Rights notables Iraq and Saudi Arabia: Continue reading

U.S. will expel 15 Cuban diplomats, escalating tensions over mystery illnesses

This just keeps getting weirder and weirder and weirder: Continue reading

An Unfit President Fails Puerto Rico

Reflections by Michelle Goldberg on how Trump made Hurricane Maria so much worse than it needed to be: Continue reading

No more ‘Trump First.’ It’s time to help Puerto Rico.

From John Podesta, chair of Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign, counselor to President Barack Obama and chief of staff to President Bill Clinton: Continue reading

A Presidential Speech Steeped in Hypocrisy

You know the world is a different place when the UDH is re-publishing essays by Conservative David Frum: Continue reading

In wake of Las Vegas shootings, no plans to bring gun silencer bill to House floor, Ryan says

Suddenly, it looks like the GOP gets the optics of the situation: Continue reading