In light of the Senate failing on Wednesday to pass a bill that would have
made Roe v. Wade the law of the land, host Jacqueline Keeler will examine
why Democrats are unable to overcome a filibuster on the Women's Health
Protection Act of 2022. The effort failed 49-51. Sen....
On May 5, the international day of action for Missing and Murdered Indigenous
Women, our host Jacqueline Keeler (Diné/Dakota) will take a look at the
structural underpinnings of settler colonialism that put Native women
– and all Native people – at risk.
Fire Thunder I...
Let’s talk about the rural-urban divide in America. A 2020 study by
Washington University in St. Louis political scientists found that proximity
to bigger cities drives the political divide. Researchers found that even
with all other individual characteristics constant, a v...
Members of a right-wing militia group sought “protection” for a Texas
representative believed to have “critical data.” At the same time, inside
the Capitol building, former President Donald Trump supporters violently
breached it on Jan. 6.
On Monday, a late-night court fil...
As DONALD TRUMP’s Big Lie spawns conspiracy theories and widespread
bitterness about local elections beyond 2020, let’s look at its impact
nationally on voting access. Across the country, Republican candidates are
spending money on ads and throwing doubt on the legitimacy o...
Oregon ranks 27th among states in population but came in sixth among states
for violent extremist attacks between 2011 and 2020. State auditors noted
this in a recent report released on Wednesday, citing data from the Center
for Strategic and International Studies.
In this episode of AMERICAN STANDOFF, we'll discuss the breakaway movement in
eastern Oregon and northern California counties –– where conservative
residents wish to leave these blue states and join Idaho. But they don't plan
to move anywhere physically — it's Oregon's bord...