Steve Russell
12/17/14
Maca, known to botanists as Lepidium meyenii, was first named maca by humans in Quechua, the language of the people who cultivated the root vegetable in the Andean highlands before...
Steve Russell
12/16/14
Yona —in English, Bear—is said to be important among the 4-legged tribes, a leader in animal councils...
Steve Russell
12/15/14
This September, Advertising Age headed a report “Viagra Tries More Direct Approach To Get Rise Out of Men.” It referred to the newest ad campaign for the blue pill, featuring a wom...
Steve Russell
12/12/14
The Washington Post reported that the Nonhuman Rights Project lost a unanimous opinion in New York’s Third Judicial Department turning away Tommy the Chimpanzee’s bid for personhoo...
Liz DeRouen Indian Health Obamacare
Steve Russell
12/11/14
The Affordable Care Act, Obamacare, has been fully repealed six times and crippled 54 times in legislation passed by the Republican controlled House of Representatives...
Steve Russell
12/11/14

It’s a time-honored method for getting legislation done in the middle of a gridlock to attach an unrelated “rider” to a bill understood as “must pass.” I write this at three o’clock on the morning it is claimed the U.S....

Steve Russell
12/9/14
The Internet is crackling with comment on a project submitted as part of a master’s degree program at the Basel School of Design...
Steve Russell
12/5/14

Suppose four police officers went to a man’s home, by invitation, to talk to him about a serious, violent crime. Three officers entered and the other watched the door. They talked to the man from about 7:30 p.m....

Steve Russell
12/5/14
The protests against the grand jury’s inaction in Ferguson, Missouri, predicted in these pages , birthed a new slogan on Black Friday: “Hands up!...

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