From funeral cooperatives to green burials, there's a kinder, gentler, less expensive way to die.
A union for Seattle Uber drivers means finally having the right to a two-way conversation with their multibillion-dollar employer.
Companies like Coca-Cola and Monsanto were called out for conflicts of interest, leaving many in the public health sector to wonder if next year transparency might become the new normal.
The next big trade deal is poised for a congressional vote in 2016. Here's what that means for the planet.
Who needs banks when you have communities? This finance model lets people help each other—without interest.
University of Montana professor George Price on permaculture, race, and how he's standing up to tar sands extraction.
After graduating from Everest College with a bad education and no job prospects in sight, I refused to pay my student loans. Now I’m helping lead the first student-debt strike in America.
Call it populism versus corporatism or democracy versus corporate rule. Either way, it is a far more meaningful political division than two political parties debating big government versus small.
They couldn’t stop the massive rig from heading to Alaska’s Chukchi Sea. But they seem to have invented a new, waterborne form of activism along the way.
John Oliver does a damn good job of explaining how ridiculous our standardized testing system is.