Utah Supreme Court clears way for adoption by partners of same-sex spouses

(Reuters) – The Utah Supreme Court on Thursday lifted an order that had blocked spouses in same-sex marriages from adopting their partners’ children, state officials said. Source: Utah Supreme Court clears way for adoption by partners of same-sex spouses

The 1968 French Revolt (Peter Camejo)

By Adam Ritscher http://socialistaction.org/audiolibrary/french-revolt-of-1968-part-1/ Source: The 1968 French Revolt (Peter Camejo)

West Wing Week 10/24/14 or, “A Chip and PIN”

By Adam Garber This week, the President took action to make consumers’ credit transactions more secure, voted early at the Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center in Chicago, welcomed the new Ebola Response Coordinator on his first day on the job, and talked science and tech with some of his top advisors. That’s October 17th […]

U.S. weighs passport, border changes in wake of Ottawa attack

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. officials are debating whether to tighten controls on the border with Canada and make it easier to revoke the passports of suspected militants, steps that could gain traction following two attacks in Canada this week. Source: U.S. weighs passport, border changes in wake of Ottawa attack

Kentucky lawmaker charged with bribing coal mine inspector

LOUISVILLE Ky. (Reuters) – A Kentucky state lawmaker who is also a coal mine owner was indicted by a federal grand jury on Thursday on charges he bribed an inspector so his mines would not receive citations. Source: Kentucky lawmaker charged with bribing coal mine inspector