The Supreme Court Just Made A Washington ‘Redskins’ Name Change Much Less Likely

The NFL franchise in Washington, D.C., received a major boost in its fight to save its controversial “Redskins” name Monday morning, thanks to a Supreme Court ruling in a separate legal dispute.  At issue is the team’s federal trademark protections for the nickname, which Native American activists have described as a “dictionary-defined racial slur.” The […]

Hunger In Rural America Is Less Visible, But Just As Pressing

When it comes to hunger in America, there’s both good and bad news. The good news is that the percentage of Americans living in “food insecure” households — meaning their eating patterns are disrupted or their food intake is reduced — appears to be on the decline, according to anti-hunger advocacy group Feeding America’s latest Map […]

Trump Is Even Less Popular Than United Airlines

United Airlines received a rare bit of good news this week: As unpopular as the carrier is, it’s still doing better in the court of public opinion than President Donald Trump.  United made headlines earlier this month after a passenger was violently dragged off a flight to make room for an employee. Now a new poll from […]