The uproar over the treatment of thousands of Haitian immigrants who have encamped at the U.S.-Mexico border is a culmination of years of frustration over what is perceived as harsher treatment and extra hurdles faced by Black immigrants coming to the United States vs. lighter-skinned counterparts.
Some places have adopted statewide crisis standards of care, in which health systems can prioritize patients for scarce resources — based largely on their likelihood of survival — and even deny treatment.
The court dissolved its ruling from July finding unconstitutional laws that prevent young adults under age 21 from buying handguns because the woman who brought the case turned 21 before the decision became official.
When some suggested the governor did not have the time, he took it personally. The subsequent fight over youth basketball in Lewisburg, W.Va., has left some constituents marveling at the governor’s audacity.
Head Mason Joe Alonso, right, and Andy Uhl build the scaffolding used to replace a stained-glass window at Washington National Cathedral depicting Stonewall Jackson and Robert E. Lee in 2017. (Evelyn Hockstein for The Post)
The investigation comes on the heels of abuse allegations against the team's former coach, and as the NWSL undergoes a reckoning over player treatment and the representation of women and people of color in a league that has been dominated by White male coaches, executives and owners.
The recovering politician on Saturday launched “The Only Former U.S. Senator Currently on Tour Tour,” which pokes fun at many of Franken’s former colleagues. It’s his first extended stand-up stint since he resigned in 2018 after several women accused him of groping and kissing, allegations he has denied.