47 million Americans live beneath the official poverty line, under a daily judgment of failure. The question today is: Whose failure?
The goal is to raise enough money to send 500 treatments for tear gas exposure to support protesters in Ferguson, Mo.
Maria Hamilton's son Dontre was killed by police officers. After no one was charged, she sought out hundreds of other parents and decided to take their demands to Washington.
Other tweets from Palestinians pointed out parallels in racial injustice between the two situations.
“We want to show that faith doesn't divide Jews, Christians and Muslims, but instead reconciles them.”
Amer Shurrab tells Democracy Now! about the six members of his family who have died as a result of the crisis in Gaza.
The study highlights the story of Brazil, where increasing indigenous rights to the rainforest helped cut carbon emissions by 3.2 billion tons.
A guided tour of ways to use your local library to protect your privacy online.
A private person by nature, Robina Asti stepped into the limelight after her benefits were denied. Years later, her work helped change the Social Security Administration's policy toward transgender widows.
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.
Organizers agreed that the annual marches have helped raise awareness about the mining project. But their work is far from done.