How a few courageous workers in small-town Louisiana sparked nationwide actions demanding better wages and working conditions for those who pick, pack, stock, and sell the mega-retailer’s products.
Instead of turning against undocumented immigrants after her husband's killing, this journalist chose to work for positive policy reform.
As executive director of Restorative Justice for Oakland Youth, Fania Davis sees programs like hers as part of the way to end the school-to-prison pipeline.
The Nicaraguan president’s decision to withdraw his country from a notorious military training program is firing up activists determined to close the school for good.
The acclaimed novelist on why a life worth living is a life worth fighting for.
After hateful ads implying that Muslims are “savages” were posted in New York subway stations, a Christian group launched its own campaign.
Eve Ensler has said that nothing is more important than stopping violence against women. Her new short film encourages us to rise up do just that.
What’s the good news about the troubling practice of execution in the U.S.? We’re already abolishing it, state by state.
The story in photos: One year ago, the state of Georgia executed Troy Davis. See the remarkable photos from his final days, from the perspective of his family, friends, and supporters.
A year ago today, the state of Georgia executed a man whose guilt was widely contested. Jen Marlowe, friend and journalist, on what it was like to stand with the Davis family on the last day.
Ongoing coverage of the people's movement to take back our democracy and build a new economy.
Cancer survivor Heidi Hutner worried about how to raise a baby girl in an increasingly toxic world. Why she, and others, are convening the Women’s Congress for Future Generations to make the earth safe again for our children.