First, former Bush speechwriter and Clinton Cash ...
A New York teacher has written a remarkable letter to Diane Ravitch explaining how the focus on standardized testing is hurting her students. Her first-grade students . Even though these kids won'...
For most of his life, Jimmy Carter has been an advocate for human rights. In 1982, one year after leaving the Oval Office, the former US President and his wife Rosalynn Carter, founded ...
Cook County Prosecutor Anita Alvarez
This is the type of blog post that really won't make much sense unless you watch the video below the fold. It's the most important video I've shared in months ...
Alice Barker enjoying the rare footage her friends were able to find.
The most delightful video of the day. Alice Barker is 102 years old and thanks friends and volunteers at her nursing home in ...
Last week we highlighted the case of Shona Banda, a Kansas medical marijuana advocate. She spent years suffering from Crohn's Disease, went through numerous surgeries and appeared to be in the ...
Earth Day is Wednesday April 22. The best way to celebrate our beautiful planet is to do no more harm; to reduce our carbon footprint so that we become a part of the solution to ...
Jenny and Mackenzie Moretter hug at birthday party
Jenny Moretter had found out, just days before the birthday party she had planned for her daughter Mackenzie, that no one was going to come. ...
The House of Representatives recently voted to eliminate the estate tax . Because of the recent vote, the topic may come up in conversations with people you know.
This is an easy case to “win” ...
Forget the top one percent, the top 0.01 percent of Americans gave nearly 42 percent of all political donation dollars in the 2012 ...