More than 48,000 undocumented kids have been apprehended while crossing the U.S.-Mexico border this year.
More than 60 counties, cities, and states—and some corporations—are reducing discrimination against former offenders by removing one small box from job applications.
A new law allows transgender citizens to decide their own gender—and all it takes is a piece of paper.
Organizers agreed that the annual marches have helped raise awareness about the mining project. But their work is far from done.
Longhouse Media helps indigenous artists step behind the camera and document their lives.
"The ideas in Butler's fiction challenge us to contend with our own choices and take responsibility for our own power."
Solar power can be transformative in places where people have to walk for miles just to charge a cell phone.
Democracy Now talks to Amanda Blackhorse, the Navajo activist who started a lawsuit to get the Washington football team to change their name.
Rachel Corrie was killed in 2003, but her passion for peace lives on in her writings.
Ana Juárez started her first job at the age of fifteen, as a sewing operator’s assistant in Mexico. She was working at a local contracting company of global brands like Levi Strauss & Co. when senior workers began to organize.
If you lack words for a phenomenon, an emotion, a situation, you can’t talk about it—which means that you can’t come together to change it.
In North Carolina, when school gets out each summer, a stream of young people—nearly all Latino—head into the fields to help bring in the state’s most profitable crop: tobacco. Neftali Cuello was twelve years old when she first accompanied her family into the fields.