Feed Posts

After 71 years of marriage, a husband and wife die on the same day

After 71 years of marriage, a husband and wife die on the same day

In the age of modern relationships and online dating, it’s hard to find a love story that genuinely melts your heart and warms your soul. But once in a while, a couple comes along who gives you hope that true love still exists. Such is the story of Herbert DeLaigle, 94, and Marilyn Frances DeLaigle,…MORE

Republicans represent almost none of the places most immigrants live

Republicans represent almost none of the places most immigrants live

President Donald Trump’s openly racist and xenophobic attacks on four Democratic House women of color, like his threatened immigration enforcement raids in major cities and the sweeping proposed new restrictions on asylum seekers that he announced Monday, underscores his transformation of the Republican Party into a coalition centered on the voters and places in America…MORE

Trump vs. ‘the Squad’ makes watershed moment in racial politics

Trump vs. ‘the Squad’ makes watershed moment in racial politics

President Donald Trump emerged into the sweltering heat of a mid-July afternoon Monday not to apologize for his own racist instincts, but to justify them and enshrine them in his reelection campaign. Hours later, the women who he is painting as the America-hating, Communist-loving face of the Democratic Party appeared together on Capitol Hill to…MORE

Beto O’Rourke’s fundraising plummets to $3.6 million in 2019’s second quarter

Beto O’Rourke’s fundraising plummets to $3.6 million in 2019’s second quarter

The small-dollar fundraising machine Beto O’Rourke expected to power his presidential bid sputtered in 2019’s second quarter, with O’Rourke’s $3.6 million haul falling short of the torrid pace he’d set in the early days of his campaign. The former Texas congressman’s drop from $9.4 million in the first quarter — which at the time was…MORE

Blogs