Ahiza Garcia is a newswriter based in New York City. Before joining TPM, Ahiza interned and freelanced for Nightline, Fox Sports, and ESPN the Magazine. She holds a B.A. in psychology from Columbia University and an M.S. in digital journalism from Syracuse University. She can be reached at email@example.com.
People took to Twitter this weekend to mock the riots that broke out near a pumpkin festival in Keene, N.H. on Saturday and noted the difference between the way race was covered there compared to recent unrest in Ferguson, Mo.
Bill Maher’s outspoken criticism of Islam and his recent declaration that he didn’t want to discuss it anymore seemed to be outweighed by his wish to cement his point on Friday’s “Real Time with Bill Maher.”
The Utah National Guard launched an investigation into the possible use of military "equipment, facilities, and personnel" in a photo shoot with British models, television station KSTU reported on Thursday.