We can all learn a lot about water politics from the young artists who created Parched
Plus there's an excellent joke about thirst traps.
Economic facts and political realities
Tue, Dec 11, 2018, 00:11 Sir, – Pat Leahy (“ Prudence loses out as politicians please the people ”, Opinion & Analysis, December 8th) highlights the conflict between the macro-budgetary approach to economic sustainability espoused by the Fiscal Advisory Council (FAC) and the “political realities” listed by Taoiseach Leo Varadkar in his rebuttal of the council’s recent report The shrugging of shoulders and saying that the…
Want to be a political activist? Here's how to start.
A group of Houston activists created a website, newsletter and held "office hours" to help others who want to get involved know where to turn.
What's political satire good for?
"Satirists don't change things," Bassem Youssef says. "It's up to the people."
What people are saying in Washington about Jeff Sessions and Luther Strange
It's been a busy few hours for the ever-surprising world of Alabama politics.
Top 10 Strange Facts About Soap
(via Listverse) The world of soap is weird. There are people carving soap on social media to trigger pleasure in
10 Strange University Traditions
(via Listverse) While nothing compares to the pressures of having a real job, life at college is extremely stressful. So it
The Political Rabbi’s Survival Guide
When you preach about politics, don’t mention the names of politicians or political parties. Just talk about policies, values and ideas.
Local Volunteer Pens ‘How To’ For Aspiring Political Appointees |
A resident and former Inland Wetlands chair, who recently attempted to volunteer for an alternate seat on the Board of Ethics, has collaborated with First Selectman Pat Llodra to create a brief “how to” memo directing qualified residents interested in being appointed to serve on local boards and commissions. Anne Peters, who is a partner…
Culture-war Abortion Battle SHOULD Transcend Politics
The willingness to justify abortion up until birth is taking us into a moral vacuum created more by politics than any legitimate concern for the rights of women. It’s one thing to say women must have a right to choose. But to assert that women or doctors should have a right to terminate the life of a 40-week-old fetus or a viable infant or even to contemplate the death of an unwanted child born alive despite an attempted abortion is to lead us…
People before politics
Politicians look at the big picture too often and forget the people impacted by their decisions.
► VIDEO: Budget 2019: What are the main points and political impact?
Cuts to USC, a €5 increase in welfare payments and housing and Brexit measures were among the annoucements made by Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe in Budget 2019.
Political Cartoon: What about me?
Why the politics of nostalgia are dangerous
Once upon a time, I considered longing for a long- lost past an innocuous exercise. That was before Donald Trump promised to make America great again.
What a long, strange trip it’s been
The year in review in federal—and local—transportation news.
Will: The court should steer away from the politics of gerrymandering
If an adjective creates a redundancy, does preceding it with two other adjectives give the Supreme Court a reason to venture where it has never gone before? Come Tuesday, the court will hear oral a…
“Deep state” and other political myths we believe
People can mistake politicians’ bluster for boldness and wisdom. Making political assertions without substance has created myths often mistaken for political truth. Time for some myth-busti…
Why it’s still in Russia’s interest to mess with US politics
PARIS (AP) — Sweeping accusations that the Kremlin tried to sway the 2016 US election haven’t chastened Russian trolls, hackers and spies — and might even have emboldened them.US officials and tech companies say Russians have continued online activity targeted at American voters during the campaign for Tuesday’s election, masquerading as US institutions and creating faux-American social media posts to aggravate t...
What's next for American politics
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Lessons in politics ... from mom
Well, here we are, two full days into the administration of the 45th President of the United States.