AllSides Balanced Search reveals information and ideas from all sides of the political spectrum so you can get the full picture.
Nov 10 2021
The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported Wednesday that consumer prices rose 0.9% in October and 6.2% over the last 12 months — the largest annual increase since November 1990.
The October figure beat economists’ expectations for 0.6% monthly inflation and accelerated from September’s 0.4% price growth. The price index excluding volatile food and energy prices, sometimes called “The Guardian New York Post (News) CNBC
Sep 01 2021
This piece originally appeared on The Conversation, which AllSides rates as Lean Left. It was written by Sam Wineburg, a Professor of Education and History at Stanford University. The writer's bias has not been rated.
The web is a treacherous place.
A website’s author may not be its author. References that confer legitimacy may have little to do with the claims"The Conversation" Contributor
Sep 19 2019
After a rash of lung illnesses, lawmakers are banning vaping products that might not have anything to do with the problem. It’s reminiscent of the push for gun control.
Underage drinking remains a nationwide problem, but there’s one approach that policymakers never consider: banning the sale of most types of alcoholic beverages to adults to keep it out of the hands of youth. That’s trueGuest Writer - Right
Dec 02 2013
Millions of Americans who saw their insurance policies cancelled under ObamaCare have three weeks to get signed up for new plans or face coverage lapses. With that very real deadline looming, the Obama administration gave itself high marks on its self-imposed weekend deadline for improving the site on which the entitlement program depends. While the administration was boasting about a Web siteFox News (Online News)
Jul 17 2019
In a remarkable political repudiation, the Democratic-led House voted Tuesday night to condemn President Donald Trump’s “racist comments” against four congresswomen of color, despite protestations by Trump’s Republican congressional allies and his own insistence he hasn’t “a racist bone in my body.”
Two days after Trump tweeted that four Democratic freshmen should “go back” to theirCBN
Sep 03 2012
On the January night in 2008 when he won the Iowa caucuses, Barack Obama delivered a victory speech that would reverberate forcefully across a divided America. Iowans, he said, had come together Ã¢â‚¬â€ Democrats, Republicans and independents Ã¢â‚¬â€ to stand as one in calling for a new politics of unity and hope. It was a message that would help carry him to the White House 10 months laterWashington Post
Aug 27 2018
The top government official in charge of overseeing the student loan market resigned on Monday, saying that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has "turned its back on young people and their financial futures."Bustle New York Post (News) The Hill
Mar 02 2021
Unpacking Media Bias in Coverage of Rand Paul, Rachel Levine Exchange Over Treatments for Transgender Youth
Media bias was on full display following an exchange during Dr. Rachel Levine’s confirmation hearing last Thursday in front of the U.S. Senate.
Dr. Levine is President Joe Biden’s nominee for Assistant Secretary of Health and is transgender. During the hearing, Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY), who is also a physician, asked Dr. Levine about whether or not she believes minors are capable ofJulie Mastrine
Sep 20 2023
The Federal Reserve declined to change interest rates on Wednesday but suggested rates would remain high for longer, according to analysis from multiple outlets.
Key Quotes: “The fact that we decided to maintain the policy rate at this meeting doesn't mean that we've decided that we have or have not, at this time, reached that stance of monetary policy that we're seeking,” Fed ChairmanCNBC Fox Business CNN Business