Category: Politics

Editorial: Abortion Ideologues Subvert a Woman’s Rights

Photo Activists demonstrating in Washington in support of a young, undocumented immigrant seeking an abortion in Texas.Credit J. Scott Applewhite/Associated Press Jane Doe is a 17-year-old undocumented immigrant detained in Texas who is 15 weeks pregnant and is seeking an abortion. The Constitution grants her that right, but the Trump administration is determined to subvert…

Editorial: States Take On Election Hacking. Washington Ignores It.

Photo Credit David Doran As Washington ignores the danger, state election officials have finally begun facing up to the threat of Russian hackers and other troublemakers infiltrating the American voting process in the midterm and presidential elections. There have been months of apparent indifference in many state election offices, despite stern warnings from federal security…