Last Monday, Gov. Janet Mills introduced her vision for a new $8 billion Maine state budget, focusing on investments to Medicaid, education, and tackling the opioid crisis.
Within the next couple weeks, Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-WA) and Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-VT) will introduce Medicare-For All proposals in the U.S. House and Senate, and some Democrats are already walking back their commitment for the initiative.
Bowdoin College philosophy professor Sarah Conly has a radical idea to address the growing problem of overpopulation — adopt a “one couple, one child” rule here in the U.S.
“I am sick to death of cleverness,” complains Jack (Max Samuels) to Algernon (Ross Cowan). “Everybody is clever nowadays.” Yet it takes some cleverness to sustain the fictions these men create for themselves, in the milieu of blithe superficiality, artifice, and hypocrisy that is The Importa…