Steve Russell
6/12/15
The United States Army celebrates its 240th birthday on June 14, dating the beginning of organized American arms from that date in 1775, when the Second Continental Congress declar...
Steve Russell
6/5/15
The Denver Post reported that Della Curry, 35, former kitchen manager at Dakota Valley Elementary School in Aurora, Colorado, was fired for giving kids with no money a hot lunch...
Wisconsin WIC Nutrition Program
Steve Russell
6/4/15
Government efforts to feed the hungry were born, like many government programs, in the Great Depression, and the birth was stimulated not so much by hunger itself as by government ...
Steve Russell
6/4/15

President Obama, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, and much of the chattering class are focused on the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a free trade agreement that will be a major symbol of Obama’s “pivot to Asia”—if it happens....

Steve Russell
6/1/15
Hundreds of Apaches are occupying Oak Flat, a sacred site to Apache people since long before the state of Arizona, where Oak Flat lies, existed...
Steve Russell
5/29/15
Scientific American reported on the discovery of the first endotherm (“warm blooded”) fish, Lampris guttatus aka opah aka moonfish...
Steve Russell
5/26/15
Human rights as something existing outside of national borders but enforceable within those borders is the furthest frontier of international law...
Harriet Tubman Women on 20s
Steve Russell
5/26/15
New York Times columnist Gail Collins has dived into the Jackson Removal debate, commenting that replacing the slave owner and Indian killer with the escaped slave, Harriet Tubman,...
Steve Russell
5/26/15

Op-ed writer’s note: The source for the content of communications between Justice Robert H. Jackson and President Harry S. Truman is Professor John Q. Barrett of St....

Steve Russell
5/22/15
American Pharoah’s convincing win in the Preakness has set up a Triple Crown watch for the third time in four years as the country waits for the decisive Belmont Stakes on June 6...

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