Voters Not Politicians

On election day, we, the voters of Michigan, deserve to have our say. We expect our elections to be fair and transparent so that our votes matter and our voices are heard. Politicians don’t agree. They manipulate our voting maps to keep themselves in power. They draw voting maps that directly benefit themselves, instead of…

Planned Parenthood says Trump administration’s ‘disdain’ for women’s health is ‘clearer than ever’ after CDC ban on word ‘fetus’

Planned Parenthood says the Trump administration’s “disdain” towards women’s health and the LGBTQ community is “clearer than ever” after the Centers for Disease Control was reportedly banned from using certain words in official documents, including ‘”fetus.” “It’s clearer than ever: this administration has disdained women’s health, LGBTQ people, and science since day one,” the women’s…

Team Trump is slashing programs that help prisoners adapt to life on the outside

On Wednesday at FCI Sandstone, a low-security federal prison in Minnesota, inmates were preparing for a congressional hearing. They couldn’t fly to Washington, of course, but they’d voted to add C-SPAN to the facility’s short list of authorized television channels. They planned to watch politicians grill the Trump administration’s new Bureau of Prisons chief about…