Full story - January 11, 2016
uber drivers
A union for Seattle Uber drivers means finally having the right to a two-way conversation with their multibillion-dollar employer.
Full story - January 11, 2016
seed farmers 1
In northeastern India's mountainous state of Meghalaya, youngest daughters inherit the land — and the ancient food heritage of their mothers.
Full story - January 08, 2016
momentia
The Momentia movement uses strong social ties to ward off the effects of Alzheimer’s and dementia.
Full story - January 08, 2016
project fatherhood
In the Watts neighborhood of Los Angeles, Project Fatherhood helps end the cycle of absent fathers and gives men a place to discuss what it means to be dads, partners and sons in one of the city's roughest areas.
Full story - January 07, 2016
documentary
The new documentary series, "A Woman's Place," explains how transgender beauty queens are lobbying for their rights outside of pageants.
Full story - December 29, 2015
laquan mcdonald protests
What the media are missing in the controversial call for safe spaces.
Full story - December 24, 2015
Damayan Cleaning Cooperative
After Judith Daluz escaped from an abusive employer and reunited with her children, she struggled to make ends meet. So she started a cleaning business with other Filipinas—where she’s her own boss.
Full story - December 17, 2015
Malala classmates
In the Taliban assassination attempt on Malala Yousafzai, Shazia Ramzan and Kainat Riaz were also shot—for no more than daring to go to school. Three years later, they’re more committed to education than ever.
Full story - December 15, 2015
Islamophobia
If you watch the news, you'd think anti-Muslim hysteria is everywhere. Thankfully, that's not true.
Full story - December 11, 2015
texting in the rain
Social media has become a fundamental part of this writer's life. So what does healthy use of these sites look like?

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