America's scientists become activists

by Ellen Ratner -- There is almost nonstop news about the Russians this week. That might be top of the news, but there are many other important stories happening. I am concerned more…

1 way to help fix America's drug crisis

by Ellen Ratner -- This week was a big week with opioid additions concerns. In an announcement on the current crisis, Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, a Republican, issued an executive order and more…

Why America needs more than just a wall

by Ellen Ratner -- This week was the annual Conservative Political Action Committee conference, or CPAC. It has been happening for years, but this year President Trump spoke at the conference. I more…