How's that possible?
o We explain news in our clear, interesting, and easily understandable way
o We only discuss the most relevant news, so we don't take up too much of your time
What if I need to dig deep?
We have plenty of depth...
o Every story contains links to where we got our information. And ways to learn more
o Our extensive glossary explains terms so you won't feel left out in the cold.
o We follow your representatives in Congress.
And lots more! Just explore...
OK but what can I do with all that?
Did we mention we also provide sample letters you can write to your representative and senators? We even provide a link to their website to make it easy.
Remember... Democracy is a verb!
|Latest news...||View All Stories|
|House passes bill to make DC 51st state|
|FL: Rep. Alcee Hastings dies|
|MI couple must adopt own twins|
|Trump removes protections for endangered owl|
|Trump supporters invade Capitol as election is certified|
|Trump demands Georgia "find" extra votes for him|
|Attorney General Barr resigns|
|Analysis & Perspectives...||View All Perspectives|
|The Chauvin verdict - why I'm not thrilled|
|Why did 70 million people vote for Donald Trump?|
|Want to stop voter suppression? Vote.|
|We need to have the talk about voting|
Before President Lyndon Johnson signed the Civil Rights Act in 1964, road trips for African Americans could be quite difficult.
Restaurants, hotels, and gas stations (including bathrooms) all might refuse to serve them.
The Negro Motorist Green Book was written in 1936 to help - by listing businesses that would serve African Americans.
Click the front cover below to read the 1949 version of the book...