Conservative SCOTUS Surprisingly Sides With Planned Parenthood

  • Angie Weisgal
  • Dec 13, 2018 10:14AM

The U.S. Supreme court refused to hear two cases regarding the ability of states to ban Medicaid reimbursements to the organization. 

Chipotle Employee Fired After Falsely Accused of Racism in Viral Video

  • Angie Weisgal
  • Nov 20, 2018 12:31PM

After a video surfaced of a manager asking a group of black men to pre-pay for their food, everyone immediately assumed it HAD to be because the manager was racist. 

Today Ireland May Finally Repeal its Ridiculous Blasphemy Law

  • Angie Weisgal
  • Oct 26, 2018 12:18PM

Repealing the rarely enforced blasphemy law may seem minor, but it's a move that cuts off the last vestiges of Ireland’s past as a Catholic-controlled country.

Canada Legalizes Cannabis, Announces Plan to Pardon Those Convicted of Possession

  • Angie Weisgal
  • Oct 17, 2018 3:07PM

It's a historic day for Canada, but perhaps even more interesting is whether it will convince other countries to follow in its footsteps. 

Videos Surface of Proud Boys Attacking Antifa Protesters in NYC

  • Angie Weisgal
  • Oct 16, 2018 11:21AM

Footage of the riot shows that members of the right-wing group assaulted and shouted homophobic slurs at protesters after the event.

There is now a Small Jewish Contingent in the Populist 'Alternative for Germany' Party

  • Angie Weisgal
  • Oct 13, 2018 11:57AM

The "Jews in the AfD" are willing to overlook the organization's anti-semitic ties in part because of their mutual distrust of Muslim immigrants. 

Amazon Scraps AI Recruiting Tool for Discriminating Against Women

  • Angie Weisgal
  • Oct 12, 2018 11:16AM

Amazon tried to build an AI tool for recruiting, but after it showed bias against women, it had to be scrapped.

Abortion Services to be Cost-Free in Ireland Starting in 2019

  • Angie Weisgal
  • Oct 2, 2018 1:01PM

While the United States moves backward on abortion legislation, the cultural tide is shifting in countries like Ireland. 

Bill Cosby Sentenced to 3 to 10 Years in State Prison

  • Angie Weisgal
  • Sep 26, 2018 12:46PM

After almost three years, the Bill Cosby sexual assault trial is finally over.