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Dave Mosher/Business Insider WASHINGTON — Nearly half a million people showed up to the Women's March on Washington on January 21, 2017, making it one of the largest demonstrations in US history. ... [Read More]
Our days are filled with triumphs and tragedies — some large, some small, some shared collectively by many and some intimately personal.Friday's inauguration of Donald J. Trump as the 45th president of the... [Read More]
Language is the core of one's identity, as it is essential in order to competently communicate and interact with other humans. Language preserves culture, and when educators are able to effectively teach English-as-a-Second-Language... [Read More]
Iowa Section ASABE Outstanding M.S. student: Brendel grew up in Elizabethtown, PA and completed his B.S. at Iowa State in the civil engineering department. After graduating in 2015, he switched to the Department... [Read More]
As secretary of state, John Kerry lobbied the United Arab Emirates to remove two controversial Washington, D.C.-based Muslim groups from the Arab Gulf state's list of terrorist organizations. The Council on American-Islamic Relations... [Read More]
SANTA CLARA — On January 6, 2017, Pvt. Alejandro Gomez of Santa Clara and Pvt. Chris Valencia of Mimbres became a part of a distinguished segment of American society, the United States Marines Corps. [Read More]
The News Media Alliance has come out strongly in support of Ajit Pai for FCC chair. In a statement, the alliance—which includes the American Society of News Editors, Reporters Committee for Freedom of... [Read More]
The American Society of Civil Engineers will issue a new national infrastructure report card on March 9, which ASCE President-elect Kristina Swallow hopes will serve as a wake up call for legislators. She... [Read More]
Figures about how much money the U.S. needs to rebuild the infrastructure of its brides, tunnels, roads, and airports differs wildly. In 2013, the American Society of Civil Engineers put the needed... [Read More]
The American Society of Legal Advocates recently announced that Marie E. Washington was again selected as a Top 40 Under 40 family lawyer in Virginia and has accepted membership in... [Read More]
Source: ThinkstockFigures about how much money the U.S. needs to rebuild the infrastructure of its brides, tunnels, roads, and airports differs wildly. In 2013, the American Society of Civil Engineers put the needed... [Read More]
Documents obtained by The Intercept show exactly which people Trump is giving power to—the wealthiest sliver of American society. [Read More]
Randall Fuller's "The Book That Changed America" looks at the impact of Darwin's ideas on American society. [Read More]
Concerned about the earthquake-like rift ripping through American society post-election, we invited... [Read More]
American society is no longer at the tipping point of authoritarianism, we are in the midst of what Hannah Arendt called "dark times" and individual and collective resistance is the only hope we... [Read More]
When asked to name his favorite movies in a 2008 interview, then-presidential candidate Barack Obama was unabashed in expressing his love for the big screen. "I'm a movie guy," Obama said.... [Read More]
On Jan. 20, Donald J. Trump will be sworn in as our 45th president of the United States. The election was one of the most contentious in recent memory and has exposed or... [Read More]
Patient access to anesthesia care for seven common surgical procedures is not increased when states 'opt-out' of the Medicare rule that requires anesthesia to be administered with physician supervision, reports a study published... [Read More]
JENNIFER GRANICK, lecturer-in-law and director of civil liberties at the Stanford Center for Internet and Society, won the 2016 IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law/Roy C. Palmer Civil Liberties Prize for her book American Spies:... [Read More]
REUTERS/Joshua Roberts President Barack Obama spent a considerable amount of time praising LGBT activists during the last press conference of his presidency. Obama reflected on the progress lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender... [Read More]