Hot Topics – Tax Reform

Child Tax Credit Chart

Child Tax Credit Chart

CHART: How The New Version Of The Republican Tax Bill Would Affect You, NPR. December 15, 2017

Video: Claims about the GOP Tax Plan, FactCheck.org. December 8, 2017

Tax overhaul could mean major changes to your paycheck, CNN Money. December 11, 2017

Count the ways: How GOP tax plans would reward rich families, The Montana Standard. December 6, 2017

Trump Tax Cut Fallout: An Optimistic Take and a Pessimistic Take , The Stranger. December 4, 2017

Tax reform plan a ‘bid to make US inequality champion’, Al Jazeera. December 16, 2017

Final CTC Changes Don’t Alter Tax Bill Basics: 10 Million Working Family Children Get Little or Nothing, Center on Budget Policies and Priorities. December 15, 2017

Hot Topics – Net Neutrality

Brief History of US Net Neutrality

Brief History of US Net Neutrality

Senator Tester on Net Neutrality for Montanans, November 28, 2017

What Is Net Neutrality?, ThousandEyes Blog. April 18, 2017

Title II is the key to net neutrality—so what is it?, The Daily Dot. May 20, 2014

FCC Fact Sheet: Restoring Internet Freedom Order, Federal Communications Commission. November 17, 2017

What FCC chair Ajit Pai gets wrong about net neutrality, The Washington Post. November 27, 2017

We fact-checked FCC Chair Ajit Pai’s net neutrality ‘facts’—and they’re almost all bulls**t , The Daily Dot. November 30, 2017

FCC explains why public support for net neutrality won’t stop repeal, Ars Technica. November 22, 2017

Net Neutrality Fight Likely to Move to Courts, Congress, Library Journal. December 5, 2017

If you want to see what America would be like if it ditched net neutrality, just look at Portugal, Business Insider. November 22, 2017

Net Neutrality and the Global Digital Divide, Electronic Frontier Foundation. July 24, 2014

Hot Topics – Sexual Misconduct

Sexual Violence Victims

Violence Pyramid, CCASA. Retrieved November 20, 2017

This Is How Sexual Harassment Is Legally Defined in the U.S., How Stuff Works. November 20, 2017

Sex Crimes: Definitions and Penalties: Montana, RAINN. Retrieved November 20, 2017

What is Sexual Violence?, National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC). 2016. Retrieved November 20, 2017

Myths and Facts about Sexual Violence, Georgetown Law, Sexual Assault and Relationship Violence Services. Retrieved November 20, 2017

The Truth About False Rape Accusations, Quartz. May 17, 2017

Americans agree sexual harassment is a problem. They just don’t always agree on what it is, USA Today. November 17, 2017

Trump and the ‘information cascade’ created a cultural reckoning, Financial Times. November 23, 2017

The Unexamined Brutality of the Male Libido, The New York Times. November 25, 2017

To Hell With the Witch-Hunt Debate, The Atlantic. November 22, 2017

Hot Topics – Food Security

NRDC Food Waste Infographic

Content contributed by Sarah Karbassi.