Last week the Trump administration once again attempted to put in place a new travel ban targeting a set of majority-Muslim nations, and once again federal courts blocked the ban
Maine immigrants and civil rights advocates are calling the new immigration order released by the Trump administration on Monday both unjust and unconstitutional. The Executive Order, which is written to
This week on the Beacon Podcast, Taryn, Ben and Mike talk about the flood of marches, campaigns, rallies and actions in the first two weeks of Trump’s presidency and discuss
Senators Susan Collins and Angus King’s decisions to back Rex Tillerson’s confirmation as Secretary of State are highly disappointing and not in the best interests of Mainers or the nation.
More than a thousand Mainers rallied on the steps of City Hall in Portland on Sunday morning to call on Senator Susan Collins to stand against a series of appointments
At a gathering in front of St. Luke’s Cathedral in Portland on Thursday, pastors and rabbis representing ten different communities of faith urged support for a ‘Yes’ vote on Question
Almost 10,000 people have already viewed a video Yvette McDonnell and her family posted to Facebook responding to Maine Governor Paul LePage’s escalating series of racially-charged remarks. “We are the
Ben Chin dives into a review of America’s Kingdom: Mythmaking on the Saudi Oil Frontier, his first summer reading recommendation.
Even while rejecting Trump, Sen. Collins continues to endorse extreme figures like Rep. Jeff Pierce and Gov. Paul LePage.
The participation of Maine Second-District Representative Bruce Poliquin in a forum hosted by the Christian Civic League to discuss “the homosexual/transgendered agenda,” among other topics, has drawn the ire of