A new report finds that loved ones bear the brunt of criminal-justice policies. Source: The Financial Toll of Mass Incarceration on American Families – The Atlantic
Senate passes Republican budget with deep safety net cuts | Reuters.
For Many U.S. Families, Financial Disaster Is Just One Setback Away – Real Time Economics – WSJ.
James Risen: Obama Is ‘Greatest Enemy To Press Freedom In A Generation’.
Another day, another river ruined by a big coal-industry spill
Whether you agree with the activities of Anonymous or not — there are many shades of gray around using DDoS attacks as a protest tactic — the salient point is that democratic governments are now using their very tactics against them. The key difference, however, is that those involved in Anonymous can and have faced […]
Just last month, Duke Energy insisted there was no reason to clean up its coal-ash piles. Oops. Coal plant accident spews coal ash into North Carolina river
An environmental engineer has reported finding formaldehyde in water samples taken from the area affected by the January 9 West Virginia chemical spill, and though it was only one location the already frayed nerves in the nine-county region have been set on edge once again. According to a report in the West Virginia Gazette, the […]
Chancellor: University of North Carolina failed some of its students “for years” by allowing them to take classes that did not match academic standards. UNC: We failed students ‘for years’