McCarthyism ruined lives

Betsy DeVos Disaster

When did having knowledge and experience become a bad thing? When did we toss aside the value of an education? Does having money to...

The day after the 2016 election, Suz Lipman went to a candlelight vigil in Mill Valley, California. “I wanted to fight back,” she said....

What's the difference between anti-fascists and liberals? A willingness to employ physical altercation as a tool of disruption. For those that are "antifa" as...

sSPOTLIGHTs

Living through this day and the days to come
Today has arrived. The unthinkable has happened and for many, the terror of what lies ahead has only grown since November 9, 2016. That day we realized that a once great nation had elected a pathological liar, a sexual predator - a racist and a xenophobe to be its...

An impossible dream?
Donald Trump is about to become president of the United States of America. But he isn’t acting like it. He tweets in scatter-shot fashion, noticing every real and perceived slight and attacking. Doesn’t he realize that it is politically smart for any leader to think and act strategically, always...

The King of "fake news" falls on his own sword
I'll admit it. When I read the documents compiled by retired British intelligence officer Christopher Steele, alleging amongst other things, that Donald Trump hired women to perform a golden shower on a bed that President and Michele Obama had slept in at the Ritz-Carlton in Moscow, I did a...

News & Opinion

President Obama wrote us, the American people a letter and published today on his Facebook page.  Here it is in its entirety. It's a long-standing...

Donald Trump believes that climate change is a hoax perpetrated by the Chinese. How the Chinese could perpetrate a hoax and get 98% of...

Many schools across the America are as segregated as they have ever been or have re-segregated over the years since the the Supreme Court's ruling...

Uprise/ Angry Women
In response to Donald Trump becoming president of the United states, The Untitled Space in lower Manhattan, asked women artists to submit pieces that...

The GOP can't seem to understand the laws in place
Taxpayer money does not go to provide abortions.  It is against the law, very specifically the Hyde Amendment prevents any federal dollars going to...

Most of them are people of color
So far only a handful of Democrats have announced that they will not be attending Trump's inauguration. It is no surprise that most of...
The number is over 70

Women in Business

Starting a business can be challenging, particularly in a city like New York, which has always been America’s trend leader. But for two young...

If you are one of the millions of people marching tomorrow it is important to know your legal rights and what to bring with...

Hundreds of thousands of activists prepare to swarm the nation's capital to protest the January 20 presidential inauguration of Donald Trump. The Women's March on Washington, scheduled...
Answering the letters from children

Women in Business

Growing up during the tech boom seems to have given young entrepreneurs like Parisa Wang and Allison Patel a definite advantage. They are savvier...

Shepherd Fairey, the Los-Angeles-based artist responsible for Obama's 2008 "Hope" posters launched his new “We the People" campaign prior to the 2017 inauguration in...

People with disabilities are expected to be participating in the Women's March in Washington in unprecedented numbers, according to organizers. Donald Trump's mocking imitation of...

And she is only four years old.
The Library of Congress is one of our venerable cultural institutions. It is also the largest library in the world.  There have been 14...

A new take on an old song
For many of us, the Gloria Gaynor's hit "I Will Survive" served as an anthem for our adult lives. It was a song that drove us...

Is this what we can expect next in the U.S.?
A bill has been introduced in Russia, to decriminalize the first instance of domestic violence committed by an individual. It not only applies to...

I can still hear my grandmother as she wanted to get my mother's attention, going down the list of her daughter's names and she'd...

Liberal groups joined congressional Democrats on Sunday in a show of support for the Affordable Care Act, holding dozens of rallies across the country,...

The voucher program that is touted by Trump's nominee for Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos,  was started in response to the Supreme Court ordering...
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