With the Somali economy in shambles because of civil war, many people living there depend on assistance from family members in the United States to pay for food, medicine, and other basic necessities. Somalia has little banking infrastructure. Years ago, the U.S. government forbade U.S. banks from sending money to informal banking systems in Somalia. […]
This weekend water protectors and pipeline resisters will party in St. Paul, and you’re invited! The party starts on Friday at 2:30 at the State Capitol and moves from there to Metro Square, 121 7th Place East, where the PUC has its offices, continuing through Saturday afternoon. The Block Party focus is on protecting our […]
Yes—Trump’s lawyers wrote the 49 questions. Not Mueller. Not Mueller’s office. That is important. Most headlines and most news stories talk about the 49 questions that Mueller’s office gave to Trump’s attorneys. That is not an accurate description.
Today saw another massacre, this time in a school in Florida. 17 dead, so far. One 19-year-old with an AR-15, the “civilian version of a military assault rifle.” Why is there a civilian version of a military assault rifle?
The Post takes us back to the courage of Daniel Ellsberg and the testing of Katherine Graham and the perfidy of presidents as revealed in the Pentagon Papers. i loved the movie last night, but today I’m thinking harder about what it means.