House Republicans ramp up Speaker Johnson pressure after budget saga

House Republicans ramp up Speaker Johnson pressure after budget saga

House Freedom Caucus member U.S. Rep. Chip Roy (R-TX) speaks during a press conference about federal government spending on Capitol Hill in Washington, September 12, 2023. Elizabeth Frantz | Reuters After six months of budget impasses, emergency funding measures and near government shutdowns, Congress this weekend finalized the remaining parts of a permanent spending package…

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Ukraine’s female soldiers are battling against Russians and sexism

Ukraine’s female soldiers are battling against Russians and sexism

Weibliche Mitglieder der 128. Karpaten-Gebirgsangriffsbrigade der ukrainischen Armee trainieren in verschiedenen Kampfszenarien, während sie sich auf den Fronteinsatz in Saporischschja, Ukraine, am 15. Juli 2023 vorbereiten. Anadolu | Anadolu | Getty Images Krieg, Militär, Kampf, Front – all das wird traditionell als „Männerwelt“ angesehen, trotz der vielen offiziellen und inoffiziellen Beiträge, die Frauen im Laufe…

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Meet the women fighting for democracy

Meet the women fighting for democracy

Yulia Navalnaya, wife of the late Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, attends the Munich Security Conference (MSC) on the day it was announced that Alexei Navalny was in prison in the Yamal-Nenets region, where he is serving his sentence ​had died in Munich, southern Germany on February 16, 2024. Kai Pfaffenbach | Afp | Getty…

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