Amidst plenty of skepticism about the liberal arts and majors such as English, it turns out a tiny shift in context can change everything. Want to know how to sell English as a major? Pair it with an credential
The numbers tell one story. Unemployment in the US is the lowest it’s been in 50 years. More Americans have jobs than ever before. Wage growth keeps climbing. People tell a different story. Long job hunts.
Israel has never before held two elections in the space of a year. Now it is facing the prospect of a third. After rerun polls in September, neither Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu nor his centrist Benny
In 2012, the late Alan B. Krueger, who was at that time the chairman of the Council of Economic Advisors, gave a speech that highlighted income inequality as one of the major causes of social ills in society.
The robot revolution has long been thought of as apocalyptic for blue-collar workers whose tasks are manual and repetitive. A widely cited 2017 McKinsey study said 50 percent of work activities were already
To the editor: I was glad to see the letter to the editor on Republicans’ loyalty to President Trump printed in the L.A. Times because it gave me some real insight into the minds of those who support president
Opinion: Donald Trump is a walking punch line. Democrats need to learn that this is their greatest weapon
The president of the United States has always been a target for comedy. When the office has been held by someone eloquent and empathetic, someone who goes eight years without a scandal, the comedy is tame,
The US president’s ‘shithole’ remarks referring to countries in Africa and elsewhere should come as no surprise to anyone familiar with Trump’s past For all the reactions to Donald Trump’s “shithole” about
George Takei was sent to US internment camps during WWII. He says we're operating 'concentration camps' again
(CNN) — Some think Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez went too far when she compared the detention of immigrants at the border to being put in "concentration camps" earlier this week. But actor and activist
And it’s precisely because they’re so detailed and thorough that it’s so bizarre none of them explicitly mentions the obvious, no-brainer tool for curbing carbon emissions: putting a price on carbon. carbon
WASHINGTON — The deal to avert tariffs that President Trump announced with great fanfare on Friday night consists largely of actions that Mexico had already promised to take in prior discussions with United
Update: On Twitter on Friday afternoon, Trump indicated that the administration is still considering this proposal, despite reported concerns about the feasibility and expense of the idea. A “sanctuary
On Tuesday night in North Dakota, Democrats faced a stinging blow with the loss of Sen. Heidi Heitkamp. A bipartisan problem-solver, Heitkamp did a lot in her time in the Senate — she expanded the Violence