Capital Punishment

  The Supreme Court will hear the case of Vernon Madison, a 68 year-old man sentenced to death in Alabama.…

Arrests at a Starbucks

  Last week, two men were arrested at a Philadelphia Starbucks, leading to nationwide outrage and continued conversations about being…

Student Walkout

Across the country, thousands of high school and college students walked out of their classrooms last week in protest ,…

West Virginia Teachers Strike

Teachers in West Virginia were on strike for more than a week to protest a pay raise they viewed as…

Gun Violence and Public Policy

A school shooting in Parkland, Florida left 17 dead last week. As the United States grapples with the latest bought…

DACA and Immigration

Congress passed a bipartisan, two-year budget deal last week. Over the objections of many Democrats and immigration activists, the deal…

Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

This week we look at the Tax Reform and Jobs Act that recently passed Congress and was signed into law…