This weekend, teachers were told that most of Detroit's educators will miss five paychecks, amounting to 19 percent of their pay. That means for every week they came to work, they'll only be paid for four days.
As an old friend used to say-- it is easy to save money when you are making decent money. The DHHS has refused to recalculate the federal poverty level to realistic 2016 levels. The poverty level should be $35k per individual 60k per family of 3
Tom, you're one of the few people who has touched on Trump's amazing history in relationship to organized crime in America, that's gotten virtually no attention. Could you talk about some of the characters that you and other reporters have unearthed years
As American's everywhere fight over which bathroom to use, there are actual serious things going on in the country. The bathroom debate is meant to be a distraction, and as people are having these ridiculous debates, disaster is unfolding.
Twenty years ago (in 1995 probably) I was sitting in on a panel discussion at the University of Colorado Boulder on the drug war when one of the participants made a jaw-dropping claim. The speaker was Dan Baum, a former Wall Street Journal reporter who wa