Sen. Heidi Heitkamp Apologizes For Outing Survivors of Domestic Abuse and Sexual Assault in Campaign Ad

Over the weekend, Democratic Senator Heidi Heitkamp ran a full-page ad in several North Dakota newspapers directed at her Republican opponent Kevin Cramer. The ad, framed as an open letter signed by survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, or rape, stated: “As North Dakotans who have experienced this absolute…

Your Regular Reminder That the Trump Administration is Still Treating Immigrant Families Like Shit

Of all the cruelties inflicted by the Trump administration, the breathtaking inhumanity with which our nation’s top officials treat migrant children continues to shock. We are now holding children and teenagers in tent camps in the remote Texas desert; almost 13,000 migrant youth are currently in federal custody, the…

Climate Scientist Dr. Sarah Myhre on the Peril and Possibilities Ahead: 'We Need Leadership That Is Not Old and White and Male' 

On Monday, the United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released a report that once again painted an even grimmer picture of our collective future if we fail to address the fundamental drivers of climate change. To do so, the New York Times wrote, “requires transforming the world economy at a speed…