Seven teenagers think so—and they’re taking the federal government to court.
Signs of Life
Why hundreds of thousands are seeking protection from the seed giant.
Occupiers across the state convened for the first time to draft a legislative plan that serves the 99 percent.
To jumpstart much-needed climate action, Alec Loorz and other teenagers are taking the federal government to court.
The destruction of two Washington State dams will restore depleted fisheries, create jobs, and maybe even change how we manage our rivers.
A handful of new laws this autumn will strengthen civil rights, improve access to education, and protect jobs for the state’s undocumented immigrants.
How local tribes stopped a Bay Area burial ground from becoming a parking lot.
Why students across the country are asking schools to clean up their act.
Tornadoes, hurricanes, floods, and droughts: A new coalition to investigate the impact of climate change on weather.
Nearly 40 percent of all U.S. private sector workers get no paid sick days—but Connecticut is leading the way to change that.
Getting healthy food on the shelves of convenience stores could be the first step toward replenishing food deserts.
Gaining ground in the fight against controversial natural gas extraction.
Why shutting down 20 boilers nationwide could herald big changes for our energy future.
With nine million multiracial Americans, the nation has come a long way.
Freedom from harassment is part of students' right to an equal education.