Full story - May 17, 2016
A new generation of Republicans are working to save their party and bring it into the 21st century.
Full story - May 05, 2016
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These black farmers don’t stop at healthy food. They’re healing trauma, instilling collective values, and changing the way their communities think about the land.
Full story - May 05, 2016
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Unlike players in the NFL, women who struggle with lifelong effects of concussions from abuse are rarely diagnosed. In Phoenix, scientists and advocates are working to change that.
Full story - May 05, 2016
Historically, when a man takes care of a corpse, he is a professional. When a woman takes care of a corpse, it’s a domestic task. How can we close the gender gap in the death care industry?
Full story - April 25, 2016
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With its history of segregation, the US National Park Service has had a rocky relationship with race. But if youth of color don’t connect with the outdoors, who will be its future stewards?
Full story - April 22, 2016
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Class-action lawsuits point out the irrationality of sales-tax exemptions for items such as Rogaine, foot powder and Viagra — but not menstrual products.
Full story - April 22, 2016
Latino politics
Failing to understand the interests of 55 million Latinos has been one of the greatest political failures of our time, writes Roberto Lovato. Latinos, he says, want to be heard on more than just immigration issues.
Full story - April 20, 2016
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Small town and suburban public schools become welcome centers as more immigrants are moving outside major metropolitan areas.
Full story - April 07, 2016
peace officer
The documentary film “Peace Officer” explains the connection between the war on drugs and the militarization of police, and what it will take to reduce police violence in the US
Full story - March 29, 2016
prison garden
From New York to California, prison gardening programs serve as cost-effective food sources and provide inmates with better nutrition.