We need to end a culture of obstetric racism that has resulted in a maternal mortality rate for Black women that is around three times that of white women.
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But the state and the feds are prosecuting him for the same incident
McCarthy wants to be the next House speaker. That requires placating Republicans who hate Cheney and believe the election was stolen from Trump.
Only about 3.6 million babies were born in 2020, down from about 3.75 million in 2019. The birth rate in the U.S. hasn’t been this low since 1979.
Even if we aggressively move away from fossil fuels, sea level will keep rising for centuries because greenhouse gases are baked into the atmosphere.
Arizona’s Republican leaders show how far the party will go to embrace Trump’s lies and prevent people from voting in the future.
Because of bias and stereotyping, Asian Americans are the least likely racial group to be promoted to management and executive positions.
Some inflation this year won’t indicate that the economy is overheating or that we’re falling into the stagflation of the 1970s.
Social media needs independent supervision. The decision by Facebook’s Oversight Board on whether to permanently exile Trump from the site proves that.
The network repeatedly invited Rudolph W. Giuliani and others who peddled conspiracy theories falsely suggesting the presidential election had been rigged.
Eli Broad was the model of rich-man civic engagement in L.A. in recent decades. But less visible grassroots social movements have been equally powerful.