The Guardian: How Much Is An Hour Worth? The War Over the Minimum Wage
The New York Times: The Self-Destruction of Paul Ryan and the G.O.P.
Very thoughtful article that deals with class issues.
The Guardian: What I learned from my fight to remove Confederate monuments
Mitch Landrieu, the mayor of New Orleans, on the removal of four Confederate monuments and what it means for the city’s future. An excerpt from In the Shadow of Statues: A White Southerner Confronts History by Mitch Landrieu, published by Viking, an imprint of Penguin Publishing Group, a division of Penguin Random House, LLC. Copyright © 2018 by Mitch Landrieu.
The Guardian: "The Guardian has “invited student journalists
The award-winning newspaper the Eagle Eye at Marjory Stoneman Douglas high school, to serve as our guest editors for the next 48 hours and oversee the Guardian’s coverage of March for Our Lives, the massive student-led protest unfolding in Washington and across America. We’re sending 11 students to the nation’s capital as Guardian correspondents, contributing to our live coverage all day on Saturday." I’d really encourage everyone to look at their coverage of this event."
The Guardian: The Bombing suspect in Austin
This 2nd article deals with the bombing suspect in Austin and why he hasn’t been labeled a terrorist and takes aim at race and religious privilege.