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Saudis may see consequences for the death of one journalist, but not for thousands...

Last week, Senator Jack Reed called for a halt to the United States refueling of Saudi Arabian planes because of the death of journalist Jamal...

Humanitarian crisis in Yemen

By all accounts, United States weapons sales to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have been the primary cause of the worsening conditions...

32 percent of Rhode Islanders identify as ‘very religious,’ 39 percent as ‘not religious’

Rhode Island has the distinction of being the most religious state in New England, where 32 percent identify as "very religious," and 39 percent...

As Trump administration undermines the census, local leaders encourage Rhode Islanders to participate

Providence County is the only location in the United States that will be conducting a test run ahead of the 2020 Census. The test run,...

Rhode Island business leaders optimistic about the future

Rhode Island business leaders are feeling optimistic. Over 53 percent of Rhode Island's business leaders think the United States economy will be in much better...

Rhode Island environmentalists and elected officials say ‘No’ to Trump’s offshore drilling proposal

The Environment Council of Rhode Island (ECRI) held a press conference at the Rhode Island State House to declare that virtually every environmental group...

The case for a clean Dream Act

Over a hundred young immigrants are losing their DACA status every day Congress fails to act. Time is running out for Congress to pass...

In split decision, appeals court denies journalist access to court documents in major drug...

In a ruling that the ACLU of Rhode Island called a blow to an open judicial process, the United States Court of Appeals for...

The Trans Day of Remembrance celebrates history, mourns losses

The Trans Day of Remembrance is "an annual day of observance to remember the lives lost to anti-trans violence as well as to celebrate...

Grid operator’s faux neutrality and endorsement of natural gas threatens our future

“Our mission is to achieve reliability through wholesale markets and we’re technology neutral,” said Gordon van Welie, CEO of ISO New England. "So ultimately,...