Education is infrastructure, not politics: 7 reasons why fixing Nevada’s failing schools is everything

At this point being dead last on nearly every single educational ranking system should be reason enough to get real about Nevada’s worst kept secret. But just for kicks, let me give you an overflowing fistful more: Jobs (aka diversifying the economy, stupid): With the third highest high school dropout rate in the nation and…

A letter to the people who found feminism since Nov. 9

For more than a month there’s been this sensation in my chest — like being crushed from the inside. Normally my head is so full of words, I literally can’t sleep until I get them out. They dance in there like prosaic ear-worms. Lately, though, it’s been eerily quiet. The dead calm of stupefaction. All…

French, Germans rip Trump a new one during foreign tour 

The Germans know something about having a cataclysmicly bad leader. So it’s probably no surprise that German newspaper der Spiegel took advantage of President Trump’s foreign tour to rip him a new one. Donald Trump is not fit to be president of the United States. He does not possess the requisite intellect and does not…