Julie Chu, a medalist for the United States in every Winter Olympics since 2002, believes that women should seek opportunities in both men's and women's hockey leagues. Her opponent in the gold medal game at the Sochi Olympics, goalie Shannon Szabados, recently signed with a men's squad.
Want daily updates on important issues? Subscribe to
The Arizona House directed just under $1 million be set aside for a private prison corporation that generates over $1.5 billion in revenue. Yet the state is losing money due to its contracts with private prisons.
America incarcerates prisoners at a higher rate than any other country, and they are disproportionately black men. There's no better place to see the trend than Milwaukee, where mass imprisonment has devastated communities.