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Representative Matt Gaetz Used to ‘Score’ His Sexual Conquests at Work

Representative Matt Gaetz Used to ‘Score’ His Sexual Conquests at Work

Is it a news item about a sitting United States congressman, or a plot from the early works of Seth Rogan? Unfortunately, it’s the former — yet another twist in the Matt Gaetz news cycle that alleges even more gross and disturbing behavior from the Florida representative, famous for calling Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez “attractive” at their workplace.Gaetz is reportedly the into whether he and another Florida political figure provided cash or others things of value to women they had sex with after connecting with them on the website “Seeking Arrangements,” according to the New York Times. The...

Apr 2
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AOC Decries ‘Horrifying’ Conditions at the Border

AOC Decries ‘Horrifying’ Conditions at the Border

New York representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez spent much of her last night criticizing the “completely inhumane and unacceptable, horrifying conditions” at the U.S.-Mexico border, taking both political parties to task for a crisis with many long-standing roots and systemic failures. Currently being detained by Customs and Border Protection are 5,767 children, the ever since the department began recording. And there are a staggering 17,650 children in the custody of the federal government overall, including shelter facilities and other housing.The Biden administration is unaccompanied...

Apr 1
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Biden’s Cowardly Answer on Student Debt

Biden’s Cowardly Answer on Student Debt

A Joe Biden quote I have trouble getting out of my head is this one: He reportedly said it to a bunch of wealthy donors at an event in New York in June 2019 in an attempt to reassure them that he would not “demonize” the rich. “No one’s standard of living will change,” he said. A few days prior, he had appeared at a Poor People’s Campaign presidential forum, where he said poverty was the No. 1 issue that could “bring the country down” and promised to enact policies to alleviate inequality. So which was it? Which vision would he offer to a country in a time of unprecedented crisis? Was he...

Feb 17
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The Nightmare Share

The Nightmare Share

This article was featured in , New York’s reading recommendation newsletter. to get it nightly.As it goes in New York City, the apartment was small, it was expensive, but it was theirs. Heidi Russell and Valentina Bajada owned an 860-square-foot second-floor walk-up, and they loved its single living-room window, cramped kitchen, and two little bedrooms. Their building was on a quiet, tree-lined block of Barrow Street close to the Hudson River. Neighbors kept libraries of free books and walked their dogs in leafy, open courtyards. It was as close to a village as the West Village gets.Bajada,...

Feb 2
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What Happened to Quawan Charles?

What Happened to Quawan Charles?

Quawan “Bobby” Charles, a quiet 15-year-old who loved the outdoors and his dog, “My Baby,” in rural Louisiana on October 30. His body was discovered days later in a sugarcane field, 20 miles from his home; the sheriff’s department told his family that the boy had drowned.Charles’s family calls the claim “bogus,” and says that photos show Quawan’s face was horribly disfigured when he was found. They believe his death could have been racially motivated, and that law enforcement failed to act in the hours after they reported their son missing. Two weeks after Quawan went missing, the Iberia...

November 17, 2020
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COVID-Positive GOPers Just Hugged, Backslapped, and Canoodled at the White House

COVID-Positive GOPers Just Hugged, Backslapped, and Canoodled at the White House

Please read our updated and , effective on December 19, 2019.First it was Hope Hicks. Then . Then Senator Mike Lee from Utah. Now it’s Notre Dame University president Father John Jenkins.These are all prominent Republicans and members of Trump’s inner circle who attended SCOTUS pick Amy Coney Barrett’s who now have tested positive for COVID-19. Given that the virus can incubate for up to two weeks before showing up in testing, it’s possible that any number of them could have been sick at the event, even those who have so far tested negative. The virus even could have spread there, turning...

October 2, 2020
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We Could Lose Roe v. Wade Next Year. What Now?

We Could Lose Roe v. Wade Next Year. What Now?

Please read our updated and , effective on December 19, 2019.When the news broke on Friday that Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had at age 87, leaving her seat open on the Supreme Court, millions of women across the country barely had time to process their grief before a panicked question set in: What happens to abortion rights now? As Trump moves to nominate a conservative replacement, the fate of Roe v. Wade, the landmark case that made abortion legal throughout the U.S., has never been so tenuous.The terror of a post-Roe America is something Robin Marty has spent years preparing for. She’s...

September 19, 2020
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Now Kids Are Being Suspended for Posting Photos of Their Crowded School

Now Kids Are Being Suspended for Posting Photos of Their Crowded School

Please read our updated and , effective on December 19, 2019.Just as the coronavirus reaches what health officials are calling a “new phase” of being “extraordinarily widespread” throughout the United States, with reported in July alone, it’s time for back-to-school season.With no federal guidance on what to do, aside from a few from Donald Trump insisting that “SCHOOLS MUST REOPEN,” states, counties, and cities are implementing a patchwork of different plans for the start of the school year, some online and some in person.For those that have reopened with students physically in school...

August 6, 2020
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