The most effective reforms are the ones that build community trust between citizens and the police that serve them.
Sometimes it seems that the world is responding to violence only with violence, but there are other possibilities.
Tired of waiting for outside help, grassroots organizations are generating resources from within the African American community.
From specialized clinics for African Americans to social media events that take the shame out of sharing, there's a movement to heal the psychological scars of racism.
Recent research has shown cities what works. For starters, hire more female police officers.
Listening can help ease the transition home for veterans and ultimately heal us as a nation.
For years, I suffered alone with Crohn’s disease. But a one-night stand and Bag Lady Mama’s body-positive Facebook page changed that.
“Soft power” gives communities words and tools to fight against violence, fear, and corruption and offers youth weapons of peace against an enemy that wants to drag them into war.
Soul Fire Farm provides farm education to Black and Latino youth in an effort to end a history of racism and injustice in America's food system.
South Africa used truth and reconciliation to address its racist history. Now these organizers think it's time for the United States to do the same.