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Biden picks up endorsement from key Iowa swing district congresswoman

Biden picks up endorsement from key Iowa swing district congresswoman

Joe Biden has earned the Democratic presidential endorsement of Iowa Rep. Cindy Axne, giving the former vice president a boost at a critical time — just nine days before the state’s caucuses. Axne, a first term congresswoman, was one of two Iowa Democrats to flip a Republican held district in the state in 2018, and…MORE

Small towns in Texas are declaring themselves ‘sanctuary cities for the unborn’

Small towns in Texas are declaring themselves ‘sanctuary cities for the unborn’

When most Americans think of sanctuary cities, they think of predominately liberal jurisdictions that have vowed to protect undocumented immigrants from what they view as overzealous federal immigration policies. But in the last year or so, conservative cities and counties around the nation have co-opted the term, declaring themselves sanctuaries from attempts at gun control…MORE

The only thing I want to talk about is ‘Cheer’ on Netflix

The only thing I want to talk about is ‘Cheer’ on Netflix

There’s a moment in the second episode of Netflix’s “Cheer” where viewers learn more about a boy named Jerry Harris, described by his teammates on the Navarro College cheer team as an ever-positive spirit and friend to many. It’s in this episode that we learn that Jerry’s inherent joy comes despite a tragic background, marked…MORE

Ugandan climate activist cropped out of photo taken with her white peers

Ugandan climate activist cropped out of photo taken with her white peers

The Associated Press news agency (AP) has apologized after cropping a Ugandan climate activist from a photograph where she had posed with her white peers after a press conference in Davos, Switzerland. Climate activist Vanessa Nakate said she was invited to attend a youth climate science event. When news coverage of the event emerged, she…MORE

Will any senators actually flip on Trump impeachment?

Will any senators actually flip on Trump impeachment?

President Donald Trump was impeached in December by the Democratic-controlled House of Representatives, but now it’s up to the Republican-led Senate to decide whether to remove him from office. Under the rules, it takes two-thirds of the Senate — 67 votes — to remove an impeached President. That means 20 Republicans would have to turn…MORE

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