Along the Kenya-Somalia border, people have been displaced for decades. A new book profiles nine Somali refugees to explain the political forces that keep them—and hundreds of thousands more—from getting out.
Here’s what happened when a group of kids heard what Stacey Dash said about Black History Month.
When Donald Trump gets more air time than Bernie Sanders, the media misses the mark on grassroots change.
In Turkey, a soap opera is informing women of their rights and challenging cultural assumptions about marriage.
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.
From street art to law reform, women across Brazil are taking a stand against gender-based violence.
Car washes are the “wild, wild West” of workplace regulation. The Car Wash Accountability Act will improve that—if it is ever implemented.
Today, 800 million of us are considered “hungry,” but we produce enough calories to feed us all. Rather than a lack of food, we’re dealing with a lack of democracy.
From strangers on the street to Muslim refugees—why we should embrace the humanity of people we may fear.
A human rights campaign to protest Islamophobic rhetoric sent message-scrawled pillowcases to 31 governors who expressed support for refugee bans. And more are on the way.
In Ecuador, indigenous Kichwa women are resisting corporate interests that threaten their land.
In the first episode of their new documentary series, A Woman's Place, filmmakers explain how transgender beauty queens are lobbying for their rights outside of pageants.