Louisiana Weekly, News Report, Posted: Mar 12, 2013
Draconian cuts in the budget for lawyers who represent indigent defendants have come back to haunt the Orleans Parish criminal justice system.
New America Media/Silicon Valley De-Bug, Video, Posted: Mar 08, 2013
San Jose officials plan to raze a homeless encampment of more than 100 people -- just one of dozens that have sprung up throughout the county.
Indian Country Today, News Analysis, Posted: Mar 06, 2013
The sequester calls for reducing spending by 2.4 percent across the board, but the problem is that 2.4 percent is not evenly distributed, writes one commentator.
Colorlines, News Report, Posted: Mar 04, 2013
Since the 1970s—through ideas which can only be thought of as flawed and eccentric—an ideological band has championed an end to the education, health, transportation and housing programs that have made America more economically fair.
Sing Tao Daily, News Report, Posted: Feb 28, 2013
An editorial in the Sing Tao Daily argues the sequester cuts represent the "only hope" for achieving any kind of debt relief.
EdSource Today, News Report, Posted: Feb 27, 2013
Because of how districts budget their money, sequestration cuts in federal revenue set for March 1 won’t be felt until the start of their new fiscal year.
The NorthStar News, News Report, Posted: Feb 26, 2013
The president met last week with black leaders to emphasize the harm he feels across-the-board sequester cuts would cause to communities.
New America Media, Op-ed, Posted: Feb 22, 2013
The agricultural industry argues that a guest worker program is needed to avoid a labor shortage. But history tells a different story.
Equal Voice, News Report, Posted: Feb 22, 2013
child care providers believe the cost and disruption of the gate-keeping system will reduce the number of centers willing to accept federal child care vouchers.
New America Media, News Analysis, Posted: Feb 21, 2013
The economic crisis in Spain - with nearly 30% unemployment rate -- has unleashed a brutal turf war between rival Latin American drug cartels.
Posted: May 18, 2013
Andrew Lam, Mar 11, 2013
Andrew Lam, Mar 07, 2013
Andrew Lam, Feb 21, 2013
Andrew Lam, Feb 14, 2013
Amanda Peterson Beadle, Feb 01, 2013
Anonymous User, Apr 12, 2013
Anonymous User, Mar 26, 2013
The authors reply: We agree that digital literacy is becoming increasingly necessary to participate fully
Cecilia Garcia & Bob Harootyan, Mar 26, 2013
Regarding the article, New Digital-Divide Campaign Would Leave Seniors Behind. I wanted to share some
Connect2Compete Campaign, Mar 26, 2013
Anonymous User, Mar 21, 2013
Anonymous User, Mar 04, 2013
May 22, 2013
May 22, 2013
May 21, 2013
May 17, 2013
May 16, 2013
May 10, 2013
On Mother's Day, someone decided to shoot into a crowd of parading New Orleanians, injuring…
This was the question posed to me by a curious TV news reporter on May…
Despite recent headlines trumpeting a return of America’s real estate market to its boom-time highs,…
LOS ANGELES – In California, Asian and Hispanic immigrants pay nearly $30 billion in federal…
Early education advocates in California were hoping for increases in preschool and child care funding…
SAN FRANCISCO -- For months, hundreds of community members and advocates participated in workshops throughout…