In California and Ohio, two city governments are entrusting their citizens with budgeting and rewarding banks for valuing local communities.
The teachers found their careers at risk when an erratic statistical tool became a key measure of their success.
In this red state, publicly owned utilities provide electricity to all 1.8 million people. Here's how Nebraska took its energy out of corporate hands and made it affordable for everyday residents.
Check out #MyHungerGames—the latest installment of fan activism that gets young people talking about real-life inequality.
Jay Inslee’s multipronged approach includes meeting with farmers and members of indigenous tribes, working toward policies like cap-and-trade, and closing the state’s last coal-fired power plant.
Hong Kong’s “Occupy Central” movement is neither revolutionary nor subversive: It’s a basic demand for a more responsive and accountable government.
The weekend brought seekers of racial justice in Missouri to the police station, the university, and the local Wal-Mart—the scene of another recent police shooting of a young black man.
National People’s Action Campaign is training the next wave of progressive candidates for 2016. Here’s how they could win.
Our experience strengthened our resolve to fight for housing as a human right.
There was more to #FloodWallStreet than a guy in a polar bear suit getting arrested. Here’s a gallery of lesser-known moments from the day’s events.
“Divest from fossil fuels and invest in a clean energy future. Move your money out of the problem and into solutions.”