Month: December 2016

A lifeline for kids growing up behind bars

(CNN)Because Nepal lacks the social safety net that exists in most Western nations, many children there have little choice but to live in prison when their parents are incarcerated. Since 2005, however, Pushpa Basnet has been working to get some…

Mitch McConnell, A Modern-Day Machiavelli

It was a cynical tactic, and it worked: Nearly a year later, the Supreme Court seat sits empty for President-elect Donald Trump. McConnell, undoubtedly, will have heavy input on who should fill it. McConnell’s skills as a politician are immense.…