How 4 Weeks of U.S. Paid Leave Would Compare With the Rest of the World
The U.S. is one of six countries with no national paid leave. The Democrats have cut their plan to four weeks, which would still make it an outlier.
Sinema’s silence on spending bill vexes many Democrats while she digs in on talks out of public view
ASEAN leaders hold summit with Myanmar’s general shut out
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Southeast Asian leaders are meeting this week for their annual summit where Myanmar’s top general, whose forces seized power in February and shattered one of Asia’s most phenomenal democratic transitions, has been shut out for refusing to take steps to end the deadly violence.
Dearborn Heights mayoral candidates say they have fixes for flooding, blight
Both Dearborn Heights mayoral candidates say flooding is among the most urgent issue affecting residents.
Anti-vaxx Chronicles: He wasn't afraid of any COVID, but Black people? Terrified of those
Facebook is a menace. COVID-19 is a menace. Conservatism is a cesspool. Together, those three ingredients have created a toxic stew of malevolent death and devastation. We can talk about all those things in the abstract, look at the numbers and statistics, and catch the occasional whiff of seditionist right-wing rhetoric. But I hadn’t really fully understood just how horrifying that combination...
Washington Supreme Court weighing fate of racist covenants in Spokane home deeds
Homes in Spokane and across the state and country have similar language in their titles, although it is now illegal to enforce them.
Black leaders call on Seattle mayoral candidate M. Lorena González to pull ‘racist’ ad saying Bruce Harrell sided with sex abus
Abolish prosecutions? Crack down on misdemeanors? How Seattle city attorney rivals would wield authority
Lawsuit over dams on hold as Gov. Inslee, Sen. Murray pursue breaching assessment on Lower Snake River
Want to Know More About Critical Race Theory? Look at Virginia’s Schools—For More Than 75 Years
Republican candidate Glenn Youngkin was raised on official, state-taught racism. I should know. So was I.