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Jan 24 2014
The right's fantasy is shattered: Why Obamacare has already succeeded
Conservatives want you to believe that Obamacare is beyond rescue -- but the data tells a very different story.Salon
Apr 09 2020
Third Week of Big U.S. Jobless Claims Sees 6.61 Million Filings
Americans applied for unemployment benefits in massive numbers for a third straight week, bringing the total to about 16.8 million during the coronavirus pandemic’s economic shutdown.
A total of 6.61 million people filed jobless claims in the week ended April 4, according to Labor Department figures released Thursday, as more states ordered residents to stay home and overwhelmedBloomberg
Jan 31 2020
Democrats take on Trump, each other before Iowa
Pete Buttigieg is making a notable shift in his closing appeal to Iowa voters ahead of the Feb. 3 caucuses, swinging at both frontrunners: Joe Biden is a "risk," he says, while Bernie Sanders' politics are polarizing.
Why it matters: Buttigieg's pugilistic turn reflects what the polling keeps showing: it's still a jump ball for Democrats in the nation's first nominating contest, aAxios
Nov 16 2014
The GOP's numbers problem
It was great news for the Republicans but yet another black mark for Republican pollsters. Mike Shields, the Republican National Committee’s chief of staff, sat with his data and modeling team at the committee’s Capitol Hill headquarters a week before Election Day to go over the Senate numbers: It was increasingly clear that the GOP was in for a big night, and possibly a very big night. ForPolitico
May 13 2021
Pipeline Hack Leads to Gas Shortages Across the Southeast
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Gas stations were dry across the southeastern United States this week following a ransomware attack that shut down one of the east coast's main gasoline pipelines. The Colonial Pipeline shut down operations Saturday after the hack; it delivers roughly 45% of all of fuel consumed along the east coast. StationsAllSides Staff
Feb 17 2016
Apple vows to resist FBI demand to crack iPhone linked to San Bernardino attacks
Tech giant Apple and the FBI appeared headed for a deepening confrontation Wednesday after the company’s chief pledged to fight federal demands to help mine data from an iPhone used by one of the shooters in December’s terrorist attacks in San Bernardino.Washington Post
Mar 30 2021
AllSides Live: Media Bias & Filter Bubbles
AllSides Live, our Instagram Live show, recently featured Julie Mastrine, AllSides Director of Marketing. Julie has worked in online media for years. Her work involves spreading the word about AllSides, running our marketing strategy, and writing about media bias and media literacy. Tune in to hear her discuss online filter bubbles and how to spot media bias with our host, AllSides BrandAllSides Staff
Dec 14 2019
Congrats Boris, R.I.P Fiscal Conservatism
Although Boris Johnson may have defused a ten-megaton bomb of neo-Marxism in Britain and assured the final passage of Brexit, his Conservative victory is hardly a victory for conservatism. On the far side of the Atlantic, as over here, fiscal responsibility has taken a lethal beating.
Reviewing a failed campaign manifesto by Starbucks titan Howard Schultz a million years ago last springNational Review
Jun 17 2020
The Coronavirus Pandemic May Leave Lasting Scars on Generation Z
They may not contribute to the COVID-19 death toll, but, unless something is done soon, many will be casualties of the shutdown.
Summers used to be a time for career exploration and discovery — I worked for a reining horse trainer for two high-school summers — but now high-school and college students this year face empty months. For most students, there will be no summer school, studyNational Review