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In a growing number of states, communities are demanding more self-governance over everything from environmental sustainability to gun control.
Kate Stringer | Jul 28, 2016
Recent research has shown cities what works. For starters, hire more female police officers.
Kate Stringer | Jul 8, 2016
From Cornel West to Bill McKibben, Sanders picks some heavy-hitting social movement leaders for the Democratic National Committee.
Kate Stringer | Jun 3, 2016
In communities of color where voter turnout has historically lagged, in-person interaction seems to be the most effective fix.
Kate Stringer | May 26, 2016
The first-in-the-nation law will shield residents from arrest as they use direct action to stop fracking-wastewater injection wells.
Kate Stringer | May 13, 2016
Still recovering from the worst oil spill in U.S. history, Gulf Coast activists battle the threat of new offshore oil wells.
Kate Stringer | May 10, 2016
Most small farms have to follow the same rules as big corporate ones. In Maine, flexible food ordinances have increased the number of small farmers.
Kate Stringer | Apr 27, 2016
In response to climate change, a growing number of schools are taking kids outside to show them how a warming planet affects their local environment.
Kate Stringer | Feb 22, 2016
Mosquitoes don’t like fans, and other tips to keep them off naturally.
Kate Stringer | Jun 7 2016
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