New reports find that, while the death penalty drains hundreds of millions from state budgets, police chiefs don't consider it effective in deterring crime.
The skyrocketing costs and casualties of the war in Afghanistan should make us re-evaluate our national priorities and broaden our definition of security.
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The Norwegian Nobel Committee has awarded the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize to President Obama.
Five pillars of an exit strategy for Afghanistan.
Like YES! Magazine, Rethinking Schools strives to be both visionary and practical. We are delighted to share three of many lesson plans from Rethinking Schools that get to the heart of a real-world education.
The Tohono O’odham Nation tackles diabetes with a return to desert foods.
Nonviolent Resistance Is the Most Powerful Tactic Against Oppressive Regimes