Long before the state declared an emergency in Flint, Michigan, a pastor, a mother, and an attorney teamed up to reveal the state’s lies about their drinking water.
As cities search for solutions to homelessness, Portland’s Dignity Village offers 60 men and women community and safety.
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.
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.