Skewing science in Idaho; jettisoning Baumgardner in ColoradoA ColoradoPols, a staffer writes—Dems Up Pressure on Grantham: Don’t Let Baumgardner SkateIn a statement issued moments ago, Colorado Senate Democrats are calling on Sen. Randy Baumgardner to resign from office.Through media reports, we understand that an independent investigation has found sexual harassment allegations against Senator...

Weed Shall Overcome

Weed Shall Overcome(HBO / David Russell)Ready to Fight Back? Sign up for Take Action Now and we’ll send you three meaningful actions every Tuesday.Thank you for signing up. For more from The Nation, check out our latest issue.Subscribe now for as little as $2 a month!Support Progressive Journalism The Nation is...
CDC warns people to stop kissing backyard chickens as salmonella outbreaks riseDon't do this at home ... or anywhere, really.Backyard chickens are increasing in popularity but owners are loving their poultry a little too much, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says. For the past few years, the CDC has warned...
Don’t eat the Goldfish - Massive Recall on Goldfish! Pepperidge Farm has recalled four different kinds of Goldfish crackers over concerns of possible Salmonella contamination. The snack company said Monday that whey powder used as seasoning in four flavors — Flavor Blasted Xtra Cheddar, Flavor Blasted Sour Cream & Onion, Goldfish Baked with Whole Grain Xtra Cheddar,...