The most effective reforms are the ones that build community trust between citizens and the police that serve them.
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.
From canine cellmates to computer training, prisons across the country are finding small ways to make life behind bars better for inmates.
Black votes matter, but some question whether Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton’s endorsements from relatives of police brutality victims are appropriate.
Men and women both suffer from a culture that discourages us from expressing complex emotions. The answer is deeper listening, and it's the key to healthier, more engaged lives.