Military Asked To Provide 20,000 Beds For Detained Immigrant Children
The bed space has been requested starting in July and running through the end of the year. Officials tell NPR that four bases are expected to provide space.
5 Things To Do This Weekend, From Donna Summer Roller Disco To First-Ever BAMS Fest
Plus, the Roxbury International Film Fest is in full swing and the deCordova Sculpture Park hosts Park Fest full of art-making, family-friendly activities.
Stephen Miller: Trump's Advisor Behind Separating Families
The art of provocation from White House advisor and immigration enforcer Stephen Miller – who’s calling the shots on the forced family separations at the border.
Coastal Communities, Watch Out: Sea Level Rise Threatens Your Homes
Rising seas threaten hundreds of thousands of homes along the U.S. coasts, putting at risk a lot more than real estate.
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Sessions's Bleak Asylum Ruling Sends Us Back Decades
The decision threatens to eviscerate asylum protections for victims of domestic violence and gangs, write Sarah Sherman-Stokes and J. Wesley...
25 Years Ago, I Helped Pass Ed Reform In Mass. Today, We Still Have Problems To Solve
The 1993 reform law has not resulted in the kind of change we all expected from a $2 billion a...
Why America Needs More, Not Fewer, People Seeking Asylum
Asking for asylum is not a crime, writes Kari Hong. It is time to end the detention of asylum-seekers.
The 'Millionaire's Tax' Is Dead. Here's Another Way To Pay For Transportation
In many states, regional ballot initiatives raise money for transportation projects, writes Frederick Hewett.
The Hunter-Gatherer, Parking Division | With Jason Alexander
The challenge of finding the perfect partner is matched only by the challenge of finding the perfect parking space in New York City. Jason Alexander ("Seinfeld") reads Andy Raskin's essay,...
Finding My Own Rescuer | With Mandy Moore
Mandy Moore ("This Is Us") reads Anna March's essay about disability, ability, and the misconceptions surrounding both.
GE Stock Continues Downward Slide After Dow Jones Boots Company
General Electric stocks are continuing their downward slide, after news that the historic conglomerate would be dropped from the Dow Jones Industrial Average.