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Opposing a pipeline, residents in Waterville, Ohio, passed a new law to protect their right to clean air, water, and soil.
Jaime Alfaro | Dec 9, 2016
From reducing incarceration levels in Oklahoma to keeping kids out of adult prisons in California, voters gave a few significant wins to the rights of the incarcerated.
Most political donations go to short-term strategies like TV ads. But these organizers move contributions to grassroots organizing that can have lasting impacts.
Jaime Alfaro | Oct 27, 2016
From specialized clinics for African Americans to social media events that take the shame out of sharing, there's a movement to heal the psychological scars of racism.
Jaime Alfaro | Jul 22, 2016
In Oregon, incarcerated women stay connected with their children through special visitations and virtual parent-teacher conferences.