Barbara Lee is the bravest woman in Congress

It was Sept. 14, 2001, and the United States was already at war, having been surprise attacked in the heart of the financial capital...

Progress Report for July 6, 2016

A coffee-break update for humanitarians, journalists and others striving for a perfect world

The global crossroads

My good friend, a local reporter, got laid off today. It’s so hard to have a stable life/career in this line of work. But...

Why subscribe to Latterly

I’ll share some of our latest articles at the bottom of this email, but first I want to announce that the launch issue of...

Which politician will exploit Manchester first?

Almost nothing is known about the attacker yet , but conservative Prime Minister Theresa May has already called it an “appalling terrorist attack.”

Progress Report for July 12, 2016

A coffee-break update for humanitarians, journalists and others striving for a perfect world

Progress Report for June 24, 2016

A coffee-break update for humanitarians, journalists and others striving for a perfect world.

‘This whole land is ours. All of it.’

That’s Ofir Akunis, a far-right Israeli minister, insisting that 3,921 Israeli homes built illegally on private Palestinian land are actually legal. “The argument tonight...

Progress Report for July 8, 2016

A coffee-break update for humanitarians, journalists and others striving for a perfect world