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Homeless LGBT youth find a place to call their own in D.C.

Homeless LGBT youth find a place to call their own in D.C.
Written by Carson Martin on 2017-08-19


In a blue rowhouse in the District’s Eastern Market, Tiara is wiggling her hips and singing along throatily with 21 other black youths. Their voices are velvet. Tiara, in her rainbow-striped top, press-on blue nails and yellow sneakers is dressed down for the occasion; her friends dazzle in red wigs, sparkly eyeliner, crop tops and leather miniskirts. As the keyboardist pounds out the melody, arms...(Read More)

He went to ICE to tell agents he had gotten into college. Now he and his brother have been deported.

He went to ICE to tell agents he had gotten into college. Now he and his brother have been deported.
Written by Carson Martin on 2017-08-02


Two brothers from Gaithersburg were deported to their native El Salvador on Wednesday in what their attorney says was the fastest deportation process he has ever seen.Lizandro Claros Saravia, 19, is a standout soccer player who had secured a scholarship to play college soccer in North Carolina. His brother, Diego, 22, took extra classes to graduate Quince Orchard High School on time and “has a...(Read More)

Senate Republicans’ effort to ‘repeal and replace’ Obamacare all but collapses

Senate Republicans’ effort to ‘repeal and replace’ Obamacare all but collapses
Written by Carson Martin on 2017-07-18


Senate Republicans all but admitted defeat Tuesday in their seven-year quest to overturn the Affordable Care Act, acknowledging that they lacked the votes to make good on their vow to “repeal and replace” President Barack Obama’s signature legislative accomplishment.Hours after GOP leaders abandoned a bill to overhaul the law known as Obamacare, their fallback plan — a proposal to repeal...(Read More)

Why John Adams saw July 2 as America’s true Independence Day

Why John Adams saw July 2 as America’s true Independence Day
Written by Carson Martin on 2017-07-01


 (This is a version of a post I have published previously around the Fourth of July)July 4, of course, is Independence Day, a federal holiday celebrated to commemorate the adoption in 1776 of the Declaration of Independence, which split the 13 American colonies from England.But John Adams, who had a lot to do with the American colonies’ break from Great Britain, didn’t think the day to commemorate...(Read More)

Trump reacts to London terror by stoking fear and renewing feud with mayor

Trump reacts to London terror by stoking fear and renewing feud with mayor
Written by Carson Martin on 2017-06-04


A traditional president would have reacted carefully to the London Bridge terrorist attack by instilling calm, being judicious about facts and appealing to the country’s better angels.Donald Trump, of course, is no traditional president. He reacted impulsively to Saturday night’s carnage by stoking panic and fear, being indiscreet with details of the event and capitalizing on it to advocate for...(Read More)

Watch the delicate song and dance that keep TRAPPIST-1 planets from blowing up

Watch the delicate song and dance that keep TRAPPIST-1 planets from blowing up
Written by Carson Martin on 2017-05-11


One of this year's most thrilling scientific discoveries was TRAPPIST-1, the system of seven Earth-size planets that orbit a sun 39 light-years from our own.There was just one problem with the newfound solar system: It looked as if it was about to blow up.Whenever scientists simulated the movements of the TRAPPIST-1 planets, which orbit very close to one another, they crashed into each other...(Read More)

Trump to sign executive order making it easier for churches to support political candidates

Trump to sign executive order making it easier for churches to support political candidates
Written by Carson Martin on 2017-05-04


President Trump on Thursday plans to relax enforcement of rules barring tax-exempt churches from participating in politics as part of a much-anticipated executive order on religious liberties, according to senior White House officials. The order will also offer unspecified “regulatory relief” for religious objectors to an Obama administration mandate — already scaled back by the courts —...(Read More)

Marches, sit-ins and arrests at May Day protests

Marches, sit-ins and arrests at May Day protests
Written by Carson Martin on 2017-05-02


PORTLAND, Ore. — Thousands of labor and immigrant rights activists took to the streets Monday for a wave of protests in conjunction with May Day, a day that sparks protests annually among progressives but which took on a sharper edge this year over concerns about President Trump’s agenda.While the protests were largely peaceful, a march in Portland, Ore., turned violent when a sea of black bloc...(Read More)

Schools superintendent: Students are harming themselves and citing ’13 Reasons Why’

Schools superintendent: Students are harming themselves and citing ’13 Reasons Why’
Written by Carson Martin on 2017-04-29


A Florida schools superintendent told parents in a letter that his district has seen a rapid rise in at-risk behavior at elementary and middle schools — including self-harming and suicide threats —  in the wake of a graphic Netflix series about a 17-year-old girl’s suicide called “13 Reasons Why.”The series, which debuted March 31, is based on a 2007 young adult novel and includes detailed...(Read More)





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