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Verdict Reached: The Harvey Weinstein Trial

February 24, 2020
A jury in New York has found Harvey Weinstein guilty of third-degree rape and first-degree criminal sexual assault. He could face more...

Easy as A, B, Cease: A US-Taliban Truce?

February 21, 2020
The US and the Taliban have agreed to a reduction of violence for the next seven days. It’s kinda like a test run to see if they can put...

Not a Quiet Place: Nondisclosure Agreements in the #MeToo Era

February 20, 2020
Nondisclosure agreements were a big talker at last night’s democratic presidential debate. We’ll dive into what former New York City...

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Verdict Reached: The Harvey Weinstein Trial

February 24, 2020
A jury in New York has found Harvey Weinstein guilty of third-degree rape and first-degree criminal sexual assault. He could face more...

Easy as A, B, Cease: A US-Taliban Truce?

February 21, 2020
The US and the Taliban have agreed to a reduction of violence for the next seven days. It’s kinda like a test run to see if they can put...

Not a Quiet Place: Nondisclosure Agreements in the #MeToo Era

February 20, 2020
Nondisclosure agreements were a big talker at last night’s democratic presidential debate. We’ll dive into what former New York City...

Place Your Bets: Nevada’s Culinary Union and Medicare for All

February 19, 2020
Medicare for All is likely to come up in tonight’s big Democratic primary debate in Las Vegas. But Nevada’s powerful Culinary Union...

Scout’s Honor: Why the Boy Scouts of America Filed for Bankruptcy

February 18, 2020
The Boy Scouts of America has officially filed for bankruptcy as it deals with an onslaught of sexual abuse lawsuits. We’ll dive into...

I’m Not Gonna Write You A Love Song: The US and Iran...and Switzerland?

February 14, 2020
As the coronavirus continues to spread, one of the affected groups has been healthcare workers on the frontlines in China. We’ll dive...