Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Hands off XI
"With sexual assaults already under-reported and routinely ignored, these new rules will make campuses dramatically more dangerous."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos
Critics say the education secretary "is determined to make it harder than ever...
Julia Conley, staff writer
"Freedom of thought is not a concession made by the state. It is a fundamental...


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...