Read Dakota's essay, "To Say 'Nah'," about the one thing he, Malala, and Rosa Parks all share: the drive to rebel.
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We received many outstanding essays for the Winter 2016 Writing Competition. Though not every participant can win the contest, we'd like to share some excerpts that caught our eye.
The Trans-Pacific Partnership is slated for an up-or-down vote in Congress. Proponents say it’s about free trade. But it looks more like corporate colonization.
The new Nonviolent Cities project asks us to go beyond calls to end violence and instead create a pervasive culture of nonviolence.
From canine cellmates to computer training, prisons across the country are finding small ways to make life behind bars better for inmates.
New studies show being in nature may increase your willingness to be generous, trusting, and helpful toward others.
As Hollywood directors race to cash in on the growing interest in the trans community, the results aren’t always good.
Filmmakers offer a glimpse into the “gray area” of being mixed race in America.
In Indonesia, a growing number of women are speaking up to report violence and finding the economic means to get out of abusive marriages.
When Yasmin Mulbocus found no justice after being sexually abused, she was drawn to an Islamic extremist group she believed could protect her. Twenty years later, she’s trying to stop other women from making the same mistake.
From Internet voting to automatic registration, the chairman of the Election Assistance Commission discusses what it takes to ensure honest elections.
The silence among adults about the existence of teen love may take a particular toll on adolescent boys.