A fascinating drama took place in the U.S. House of Representatives last week, as the Republican leadership refused to allow a vote on an amendment to the 2013 Defense Authorization Act.
The EU set up a monetary union, but it needs a political union based on the empowerment of working people, not just bankers, to survive this crisis.
The theme of this year's Women's Health Week is "It's Your Time." The aim is to empower women "to make their health a top priority."
Cuba's ambassador to the U.S. has weighed in on the controversy surrounding Alan Gross, a U.S. contractor currently serving a 15-year sentence in that island nation.
I often wonder how this could have happened to this once great nation.
Can oppressed groups resurrect their own suppressed histories through a museum? What has been the historical role of race and ethnicity in the development of the natural history museum?
"Contrary to the NY Times, residents of this community are not reconciled to life in the wilderness and we don't live in a forgotten wasteland."
President Barack Obama: "I think same-sex couples should be able to get married."
For millions of Americans, the makeup of the U.S. Supreme Court may not register as a priority, or even as a passing concern.
The 180-day period for monetary claims by Black farmers against the USDA expires this week.