T.J. Raphael appears in the following:
Monday, June 20, 2016
Once a prosperous oil producer, the nation is slipping into a state of chaos as civil society continues to break down.
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Led by Connecticut Senator Chris Murphy, Senate Democrats launched a nearly 15-hour filibuster on the Senate floor on Wednesday over gun access to suspected terrorists.
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
One organization is getting guns off the streets by turning them into high-end fashion accessories.
Tuesday, June 07, 2016
After being found guilty of raping an unconscious woman, a judge sentenced a former Stanford student to six months in jail and probation. Some advocates are angry, but not surprised.
Wednesday, June 01, 2016
“Melancholy Accidents: Three Centuries of Stray Bullets and Bad Luck” is a new book that looks at the history of accidental gun deaths in America.
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Forget the good cop, bad cop routine. Several police departments across the country are reinventing their interrogation techniques based on new research.
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Cuts to TSA's budget and lower staffing numbers means many passengers will wait hours to get through airport security. A solution does exist, but it's politically unpopular.
Monday, May 23, 2016
Bernie Sanders is backing Tim Canova, who is facing off against DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz in a heated congressional election. Canova says it's time for her to go.
Thursday, May 19, 2016
A trans man and trans woman talk about the impact of HB2 on their lives, and their hopes for the future.
Monday, May 16, 2016
Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro has declared a nationwide state of emergency, and many say the nation is headed for total political and economic meltdown.
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Nineteenth century American reactions to women entering the workforce helped shape North Carolina's controversial HB2 ordinance.
Monday, May 02, 2016
A new book tries to make sense of a dark and painful period of American history through the eyes of one small town in Mississippi.
Thursday, April 28, 2016
One veteran says that American soldiers will abandon the military under a President Trump, who will throw the U.S. Armed Forces into "crisis."
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
When jihadists took over Timbuktu in 2012, a remarkable joint effort managed to save hundreds of thousands of invaluable illuminated manuscripts from destruction.
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Japanese-American Artist Setsuko Winchester is visiting sights of Japanese internment during WWII in an ongoing project titled: Freedom From Fear.
Monday, April 11, 2016
In the mid 1950s, General Motors introduced the Damsels of Design, an all female design team that made a lasting impact on the automobile industry.
Thursday, April 07, 2016
Few individuals have gotten close enough to the self-proclaimed Islamic State. Jurgen Todenhofer is one of them. He embedded with ISIS for 10 days in December of 2014.
Wednesday, April 06, 2016
The Everyday Sexism Project chronicles real experiences of daily, normalized sexism — from street harassment and workplace discrimination, to sexual assault and rape.
Tuesday, April 05, 2016
The Panama Papers revealed the immensity and scope of a secretive tax avoidance network. Can offshore tax havens be eradicated, or is this just the tip of a much larger, elusive iceberg?
Monday, April 04, 2016
The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists has leaked a huge swath of confidential documents that show how the global elite uses tax havens to hide their wealth.