Rights

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Encryption and anonymity tools, which help protect individuals' private data and communications, are essential to basic human rights, according to a report released Friday by the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights. Issued while U.S. lawmakers are engaged in heated debates over online privacy, data collection, and so-...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
The NAACP investigation was announced Wednesday. (Photo screen shot from NAACP video)
The organization that spurred the south's "Moral Mondays" movement announced...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
With the sunset of key spy powers on the near horizon and lawmakers scrambling...

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Oh, Wisconsin. It wasn't bad enough your “exceptionally incompetent (and) exceptionally irresponsible” governor just tried to defend his indefensible mandated ultrasounds by declaring them "a cool thing," like a selfie in the womb. Now, in what educators call "a race to the bottom," Walker's GOP lawmakers want to further trash the state's economy and education by allowing high school dropouts to teach in public schools. Because who needs good teachers, minds or skools?