How did bathrooms get to be separated by gender in the first place?

The natural separation of men and women in these spaces arose less than 200 years ago, as part of a pervasive ideology of separation and dominance For years, transgender rights activists have argued for their right to use the public restroom that aligns with their gender identity. In recent weeks, this campaign has come to…

Top Democrats snub Trump meeting after chairwoman says ‘I don’t consider a deal’

Pelosi and Schumer to deal immediately with Republican in bid to avert government shutdown, after chairwomen tweet indicated he was not willing to negotiate Democrats Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer said they would boycott a meeting between congressional leaders and Donald Trump after the president said ” I don’t see a bargain”, indicating he would…

7 Things That Will Happen If 14 Million More People Are Uninsured Next Year

Next year, about 14 million more Americans could be uninsuredif the House-passed version of health care becomes statute, according to the Congressional Budget Office analysis, a more pressing issue than the estimated 23 million expected to be affected by 2026. In addition to the individual onus of accessing health care without insurance, injecting millions of…

Hardline Venezuela opposition leader Antonio Ledezma flees to Colombia

Former mayor of Caracas was under house arrest accused of coup plotting with Colombia saying Ledezma, 62, entered legally via Simn Bolvar bridge The Venezuelan opposition leader Antonio Ledezma, who was detained in 2015 on allegations of coup-plotting but had been under house arrest in Caracas, has fled over the border to Colombia. Colombian immigration…

Guatemalan man racked by gangrene dreads deportation is likely to be death penalty

Undocumented migrant Angel Rosa, who has four US-born infants, is weak from the serious infection allegedly contracted in a US detention center An undocumented Guatemalan immigrant weakened by a gangrene infection of his groin that allegedly began in a detention center says he faces almost certain death if he is deported despite a request for…

For one teen asylum seeker, confessing fears led to months in detention

( CNN) One morning last August, David, a 16 -year-old from Guatemala, was awakened at 3 a.m ., handed a snack, and told to get dressed speedily. Now, maybe his journey was objective. “I was happy, because I believed, ‘Oh, I’m going to be reunified with my family, ‘” David recollected. But when he found…