Maria Hamilton's son Dontre was killed by police officers. After no one was charged, she sought out hundreds of other parents and decided to take their demands to Washington.
When my mom had a medical emergency on Mother's Day, I was reminded to cherish the time I have with her.
Ireland makes history by legalizing gay marriage—reminding people that change is possible.
Tired of the lack of understanding with traditional "Get well soon" cards, Emily McDowell decided to create an alternative.
Texas-born Jackson Bird waited 25 years to come out. Here's why he did it online.
In Albert Lea, Minnesota, residents rejuvenated their rural community through increased physical activity.
Missoula has a problem—just like every other college town in America. A sociologist weighs in on John Krakauer's new book about sexual assault at the University of Montana.
John Oliver does a damn good job of explaining how ridiculous our standardized testing system is.
From New York City to Barcelona, cities across the world are turning to “slow living” to make their communities happier and healthier in the face of increasing urbanization.