For inmates that can’t afford phone calls, this weekly program brings them messages from home.
At President Donald Trump's campaign-style rally in Phoenix on Tuesday, indigenous and Latino rights advocates stood together to protest racial inequality in Arizona’s justice system. For these groups, facing militarized police is nothing new.
The economics of high-speed internet don't send providers rushing to small, distant towns. These communities tried a little DIY to make it happen.
US police departments have long studied ways to deal with the violence that has exploded into headlines in events in the past week. Here are a few ways to make it work.
In Sonoma County, women are coming together to support one another and advocate for the safety of undocumented fieldworkers who often work in isolation.
It's not with boycotts. Or bayonets. To fight discrimination in Mississippi, out-of-state allies should strengthen their ties to the state, not sever them.
There are some 20 million refugees worldwide. And until now, none of them could have competed with any Olympic team.
In prisons across the country, incarcerated people are paid as little as 15 to 45 cents an hour. Even worse, in Texas, the minimum wage for a prisoner starts at zero.
One in every four Americans experiences mental illness, and lack of police understanding can lead to tragedy. Here’s what could happen if we were all trained to deal with depression and anxiety.
In his new book, John Corey Whaley tackles the subject of mental illness and challenges stigmas that keep many teen boys from seeking help with depression and anxiety.