Alexandra Botti appears in the following:
Monday, March 27, 2017
One expert says it’s time to tap into the vast world of big data to find out what prospective jurors read and listen to, and what beliefs they might bring into the courtroom.
Friday, March 17, 2017
Writer Phoebe Maltz Bovy says using the word "privilege" as an accusation against others is getting out of hand, and holds us back from important conversations about inequality.
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
In Europe, the political climate has taken a turn to the right ahead of elections in the Netherlands and France.
Monday, March 13, 2017
Rapid urban growth and a global boom in construction are depleting an essential ingredient used in concrete and asphalt: Sand. The boom is also swiftly creating an environmental crisis.
Friday, March 10, 2017
On Friday, South Korea decided to remove suspended President Park Geun-hye following a public corruption scandal that has engulfed the nation in recent months.
Thursday, March 09, 2017
Officials cited zoning issues in voting down a proposed mosque in Bayonne, New Jersey this week, but many say this was a religiously-motivated decision fueled by fear of Muslims.
Wednesday, March 08, 2017
President Trump's nominee for deputy attorney general is facing tough questioning from lawmakers about whether he would appoint special counsel to investigate Russian hacking.
Monday, March 06, 2017
At least seven transgender people have been murdered in 2017. The killings are outpacing last year's frightening homicide rate, which was the highest on record.
Thursday, March 02, 2017
Republicans are trying to come together on a plan to "repeal and replace" the Affordable Care Act, but just can't seem to reach an agreement — yet.
Wednesday, March 01, 2017
Every 20 years, Florida amends its Constitution in a unique way, with a "Constitution Revision Commission."
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Hundreds of former employees are suing Sterling Jewelers, which operates Jared and Kay Jewelers, claiming they experienced consistent sexual harassment and gender discrimination.
Friday, February 24, 2017
Trayvon Martin's death in 2012 may have ignited a national debate on "Stand Your Ground" laws, but to understand these laws we must look at America's complex history with self-defense.
Saturday, February 18, 2017
Executive power has expanded and contracted over time. But what does the Constitution actually say about the power of the presidency? Find out in this special Presidents’ Day podcast.
Friday, February 10, 2017
President Donald Trump's informal register and hard-to-follow sentence structure can make him especially challenging to translate into other languages.
Wednesday, February 08, 2017
Critics fear the nomination of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos could mean big change for U.S. public education.
Wednesday, February 01, 2017
The Boy Scouts of America have begun accepting transgender boys, reversing a policy that goes back more than 100 years.
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Budget shortfalls in Oklahoma leave public schools in the state to make tough choices, like implementing a four-day school week, canceling classes, and consolidating districts.
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Confirmation hearings continue for President-elect Donald Trump's high-profile cabinet picks, including secretary of health and human services and the administrator of the EPA.
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
The debate over the ACA’s repeal has largely focused on who could end up losing insurance. But lesser-known provisions that affect millions of Americans are also on the chopping block.
Monday, January 16, 2017
Today, 2.2 million adults are in state or federal prisons. How will history view President Obama’s efforts to reform the criminal justice system?