PEACE & JUSTICE
A just and inclusive world means peace and security for all.
More than 48,000 undocumented kids have been apprehended while crossing the U.S.-Mexico border this year.
Posted Jul 18, 2014
More than 60 counties, cities, and states—and some corporations—are reducing discrimination against former offenders by removing one small box from job applications.
Posted Jul 18, 2014
Organizers agreed that the annual marches have helped raise awareness about the mining project. But their work is far from done.
Posted Jul 09, 2014
Longhouse Media helps indigenous artists step behind the camera and document their lives.
Posted Jul 01, 2014
"The ideas in Butler's fiction challenge us to contend with our own choices and take responsibility for our own power."
Posted Jun 27, 2014
Solar power can be transformative in places where people have to walk for miles just to charge a cell phone.
Posted Jun 26, 2014
Democracy Now talks to Amanda Blackhorse, the Navajo activist who started a lawsuit to get the Washington football team to change their name.
Posted Jun 20, 2014
Rachel Corrie was killed in 2003, but her passion for peace lives on in her writings.
Posted Jun 17, 2014
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.
Posted Jun 06, 2014
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.
Posted Jun 04, 2014
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.
Posted Jun 01, 2014
The movement to end the violence through the decriminalization of drugs has never had so much momentum. And it's never been easier to get involved.
Posted May 16, 2014
The struggle to save the world's greatest communication network.
Posted May 14, 2014
Thousands of workers may be at risk of chronic disease from the chemicals used to process coal—including MCHM, which recently contaminated the drinking water of nearly 300,000 West Virginia residents.
Posted May 08, 2014
Members of the Rochester-based group Da Cloth have sent the tape to more than 150 inmates.
Posted May 07, 2014