By Chris Buckley and Ken Crocker
In the next weeks, Ashland is finalizing the city’s two-year budget. One of the decisions is whether to fund a dedicated staff person to reach Ashland’s climate goals, including reducing our climate pollution by 8 percent per year.
President Trump gave a commencement address on Wednesday to the United States Coast Guard Academy in New London, Conn. Doug Mills/The New York Times What President Trump Can Learn from Venezuela We’ve been writing about Venezuela lately, where the embattled president, Nicolás Maduro, is struggling to contain huge public protests against his regime.
After their loved ones disappeared in the wave of arrests, some family members, especially the wives of the detained lawyers, overcame their fear and fought back, often in a theatrical fashion. They used online appeals and visits to jails, prosecutors and courts. They gathered in bright red clothes and with red buckets to publicize their demands for information and access to the prisoners.