Education

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Youth climate activists
"They are finally treating the crisis like a crisis," said 14-year-old New Yorker and climate striker Alexandria Villaseñor.
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Kumi Naidoo
"Children should not be punished for speaking out about the great injustices of...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
"No president or presidential candidate has offered a proposal so bold and...

Further

In the name of a sometimes questionable transparency - if you don't like something but can't do much about it, does it help to know about it? - the Defense Department publishes daily reports on the contracts they've awarded. On Jan. 14, it authorized spending over $800 million on military equipment and services. That was down to just under $300 million the next day, when the House passed a massive budget bill that includes $572 billion for defense - down from what was requested, but still...