<strong>What it is:</strong> Created by the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, <a href=”https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/we-the-people/id83213431?mt=2″ target=”_blank”>this podcast</a> uses the Constitution as a framework for insightful, nonpartisan discussions about major contemporary issues with politicians, historians, journalists, authors and more.<br><br><strong>Try this episode: </strong>”<a href=”https://www.acast.com/wethepeople/presidential-succession-and-the-25th-amendment-at-50″ target=”_blank”>Presidential succession and the 25th Amendment at 50</a>” National Constitution Center
In a rare and bold call for press freedom, three prominent Russian newspapers used their front pages to speak up for a detained journalist. On Monday, Kommersant, RBK and Vedomosti, all of which are respected outlets in Russia, published a joint statement criticizing the arrest of investigative reporter Ivan Golunov, 36, who works for independent […]
A Taco Bell without taco shells might seem, well, criminal. But it’s not something to call the police about. That’s announcement a police department in Louisiana issued this week in response to a citizen’s call for help. A Taco Bell in Slidell ran out of hard and soft taco shells, and one irate customer reported […]
Long John Silver – Treasure Island The one-legged quartermaster from Treasure Island is your quintessential cunning seadog – a man who appears friendly and kind but will ruthlessly cut down even his own crew if they get in his way. Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic also feature several real-life pirates, including Blackbeard and Edward England.
Alyssa Milano has proposed that women participate in a sex strike to protest restrictive anti-abortion laws. The actress and women’s rights activist shared a tweet on Friday calling for women to not have sex until “we get bodily autonomy back.” Her call came days after Republican Gov. Brian Kemp signed one of the nation’s most restrictive […]
A coyote pup found scared and alone in the road in Revere, Massachusetts, has a new chance at life thanks to a group of caring humans. Massachusetts State Police troopers received a call about a “wounded dog in the road” on the night of May 5, according to a Facebook post from the department. But […]
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) called out President Donald Trump on Friday for not pressing Russian President Vladimir Putin on Russia’s interference in U.S. elections during their hour-long telephone call. Trump told reporters in the Oval Office after his conversation with his Russian counterpart that “we didn’t discuss that, really we didn’t discuss it.” […]
Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) asked special counsel Robert Mueller if he wanted to dispute part of Attorney General William Barr’s testimony regarding a phone call the two had about Mueller’s report, adding to tension between the Justice Department and the special counsel. Graham offered the suggestion to Mueller in a letter Friday, […]