Republicans Just Made It Easier For Employers To Hide Workplace Injuries

WASHINGTON ― The Republican-led Congress moved to dismantle yet another corporate regulation on Wednesday, in a move that safety experts say will make it easier for employers to hide serious workplace injuries from the government. The Senate voted 50-48 to strike down a rule issued late in Barack Obama’s presidency that requires large employers to […]

How Obama Took An Existing Feminist Law And Made It Even Stronger

When the United States Women’s National Team visited the White House in October 2015 to celebrate winning the Women’s World Cup, President Barack Obama didn’t mince words when sharing his excitement.  “This team taught all of America’s children that ‘playing like a girl’ means you’re a badass,” he said.  He paused for a second. “Perhaps I shouldn’t […]

Afghan Boy Who Made A Lionel Messi Jersey From A Plastic Bag Finally Meets His Hero

Talk about #goals. The little boy from rural Afghanistan who became an internet sensation after he was photographed in a Lionel Messi soccer jersey made from a plastic bag has finally met his hero. On Tuesday, Qatar’s 2022 World Cup organizing committee tweeted photos and video of 6-year-old Murtaza Ahmadi meeting the Argentine superstar before […]