The head of the American Horticultural Society argues that the original social network is the backyard garden.Children glued to the Internet learn to appreciate nature, and become citizen scientists observing and interacting with insects and plants.
Democrats in Congress pushing to impeach Trump should consider censuring him for how he handled his meeting with Putin. Censuring Trump would send a message that the United States opposes Russia’s election hacking and and other policies.
On 100th birthday of late South African president Nelson Mandela, Texas Rep. Helen Giddings recalls her meeting him and reminds North Texans that the United Nations designates it an official day of service.
But after a week when President Trump dismissed a cable news question as “fake news,” a UT Dallas study titled “We’re More Ethical Than They Are” shows journalists are also skeptical of other journalists.
Cities like Fort Worth are increasingly working with private technology companies to overcome traffic congestion. Applications being by Dallas and Fort Worth help redirect vehicles around wrecks and speed traffic flow.
Without strong voter turn out, incumbent candidates have advantages like money, name recognition and an organization that gives them an advantage. Term limits might to make government more democratic.If you disagree, VOTE.
Immunizations now extend beyond the youngest years to include HPV and vaccinations for teens. They protect one’s own children and other children who come in contact with them. There are many low cost options.
The amount of student debt has increased greatly, leaving many college graduates unable to repay their loans. Their debt makes it difficult for some to buy homes or get jobs. Bankruptcy should be an option but isn't.
The Supreme Court has said Texas House District 90 in Tarrant County, represented by Democrat Ramon Romero, is racially discriminatory. But district boundaries will not be changed before November elections.
Those on the left fear, and those on the right hope, that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh will prove pivotal on key rulings including gun rights, abortion, affirmative action, and the Affordable Care Act.
Texas demand for workers and a cultural shift propelled by the #MeToo movement gives women today an opportunity to close the gender wage gap. U.S. women typically earn 80 percent their male counterparts.
The farm bill that passed the U.S. House differs from the Senate version by prohibiting ex-cons from receiving SNAP, food stamps. One former inmate says food assistance is is needed for inmate rehabilitation.