Katherine Hignett

Parkland Parent Blasts Senators Who Want Teachers Armed

"What [senators] voted for yesterday is to introduce guns into the everyday reality of school. It's going to increase the risk of gunfire and casualty in schools, not decrease it," Fred Guttenberg told Newsweek.

Wash. Might Be 1st State to Legalize Human Composting

Governor Jay Inslee, a 2020 Democratic presidential candidate whose campaign focus is climate change, could make U.S. history by signing a bill to legalize "human composting," a more eco-friendly burial method.

Elizabeth Warren Praises Rise of Ocasio-Cortez

"She reminds all of us that even while greed and corruption slow our progress, even while armies of lobbyists swarm Washington, in our democracy, true power still rests with the people," Warren wrote.