Eleanor Holmes Norton
A Short History of the Long Fight Against Workplace Sexual Harassment
We owe our current "moment of reckoning" to women like Eleanor Holmes Norton, a civil rights icon who held the first public hearings on sexism and discrimination in the US. Broadly spoke to Norton about how we got from there to where we are today.
Legal Weed Is the Last Bipartisan Cause in America
On Capitol Hill, a few Democrats and Republicans are coming together to push for marijuana legalization. Do they have a shot?
Congress to Consider Landmark Bill to Help Close the Gender Wage Gap
Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton plans to introduce a bill to help close the gender wage gap by forbidding employers from asking the salary history of job candidates.
Reasons Why Washington, DC, Is the Worst Place Ever
The United States capital was built to be symbolic of all the things that defined America to the world. It still is, except that means income inequality, unchecked poverty, and yapping douchebags on cell phones.