Assessing Trump’s First 100 Days – PART 1

FEATURING ARUN GUPTA – This week marks Donald Trump’s first 100 days in the White House, a period of time that new Presidents are judged on in terms of their ability to carry out their stated goals. Soon after his electoral college win Trump released his first 100-days plan – a list of ambitious goals…

March for Science: Academics and Researchers Speak Out

More than 600 March for Science demonstrations and rallies took place this past Saturday on April 22nd, Earth Day. The central event took place in Washington DC with ‘Bill Nye, the Science Guy’ headlining. Scientists and non-scientists alike came out in full force carrying signs such as, “There is No Planet B,” “Less Invasions, More…

Indigenous Activist Declares ‘Natives for Science’

Among the tens of thousands of people who came to downtown Los Angeles on Saturday April 22nd for the March for Science were people from marginalized communities that are disproportionately impacted by environmental pollution and climate change. Native American communities in particular have faced the brunt of industrialization and last year the front line of…

New Coalition Against Surveillance Says ‘Fly, Don’t Spy’

FEATURING NATHAN WHITE – The Department of Homeland Security under the leadership of Retired General John Kelly has indicated that it is considering a wide range of options to fulfill Donald Trump’s idea of “extreme vetting” of foreign travelers. Among those options is requiring travelers at airports to turn over their phones to security officials,…