Tuesday, January 16, 2018
By enabling governments to hack their citizens' phones, an Israeli cyber security firm has arguably made the world more dangerous for human rights activists fighting against corporate and state impunity As smartphones have proliferated over the past few years and...
As a new year dawns, let us resolve to be more tolerant towards the stranger, the refugee, the lonely and those experiencing difficulties in their lives. Our species is capable of great compassion, kindness and tolerance; it is also capable...
Half of U.S. adults today are married, a share that has remained relatively stable in recent years but is down 9 percentage points over the past quarter century and dramatically different from the peak of 72% in 1960, according...
The National Security Agency is losing its top talent at a worrisome rate as highly skilled personnel, some disillusioned with the spy service’s leadership and an unpopular reorganization, take higher-paying, more flexible jobs in the private sector. Since 2015, the...
May 18, 1970 - Same-Sex Couple Applies for Marriage License Richard John "Jack" Baker and James Michael McConnell applying for a marriage license in Minneapolis. Source: minnesota.publicradio.org, Oct. 25, 2012 "On May 18, 1970, two University of Minnesota students, Richard John 'Jack' Baker and...

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