In my time writing and speaking about the Holocaust, I have only met a few people who have changed their politics because of what they learned about the past. Usually, it is the other way around -- people adjust history to match their worldviews.
Posted on: 19 June 2019 | 4:51 pm
Keith Raniere, the founder of the "Nxivm" self-help company that prosecutors said secretly housed a sex cult, was found guilty of racketeering, sex trafficking and other crimes on Wednesday, according to a public information officer for New York's Eastern District, Tyler Daniels.
Posted on: 19 June 2019 | 4:46 pm
The family of Stephon Clark, the unarmed black man fatally shot by Sacramento police last year, has reached a verbal settlement with the city, according to court records.
Posted on: 19 June 2019 | 4:29 pm
Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ), writer Ta-Nehisi Coates and actor Danny Glover testified before a House panel hearing on reparations for slavery, bringing a political issue from the campaign trail to the front and center on Capitol Hill.
Posted on: 19 June 2019 | 4:13 pm
Toothpaste tubes currently on the market are impossible to recycle because the mix of plastics and aluminum contained in them. Soon, you may be able to toss your used-up toothpaste tube in the blue bin.
Posted on: 19 June 2019 | 2:32 pm
Former Vice President Joe Biden is facing criticism for pointing to two segregationist senators as examples of colleagues he could work with during an era where "at least there was some civility" in the Senate.
Posted on: 19 June 2019 | 2:14 pm
Finding the right candidates to fill open positions is vital to sustaining a business.
Posted on: 19 June 2019 | 11:56 am
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he opposes paying reparations for slavery, arguing "none of us currently living are responsible" for what he called America's "original sin."
Posted on: 19 June 2019 | 2:48 am
Hope Hicks, former campaign adviser and White House communications director for President Donald Trump, will testify before the House Judiciary Committee this week. But under a negotiated agreement with Chairman Jerrold Nadler, Hicks will testify behind closed doors. No cameras, no live audience, no visuals -- just a stenographer's rote recording of Hicks's testimony, released publicly after the fact.
Posted on: 18 June 2019 | 10:25 pm