Philadelphia’s new tax on soda will be a critical test for cash-strapped municipalities looking to raise revenue.
Even after the Supreme Court failed to overturn an anti-immigrant ruling, the president still has options.
Britain's vote to leave the European Union was driven by right-wing populism, but the real blame must be laid at the feet of elite technocrats who have bungled the European project.
In an industry where exploitation is business-as-usual, workers have won some important victories—but still have a long way to go.
A new study explores the historical roots of the widening racial inequality gap.
As the Supreme Court prepares to rule on Texas abortion restrictions in Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt, low-income women face the prospect that the procedure will become so costly as to be essentially illegal.
Nearly one year after the NLRB’s landmark Browning-Ferris decision, the business lobby is fighting back.
The auto industry, already under fire following a string of safety recalls, has successfully lobbied for multiple loopholes in federal emissions standards, and is now battling with regulators to weaken the administration’s signature fuel economy plan.
How about acknowledging that their version of freedom has a cost?
City officials flooded with millions in donations following the recent nightclub massacre now face a tough but increasingly common dilemma following urban tragedies: how to distribute the money.
In a new front in the emotional battle over abortion, state legislatures and courts have been imposing prison sentences on women who seek to terminate their pregnancies.
One year after the Supreme Court legalized gay marriage, the Orlando shootings capture the challenges facing the LGBT community as their political clout continues to grow.
Unions across the country are expanding their focus to the broader community.
As the LGBT and Latino communities mourned, right-wing religionists pounced to exploit the moment.
The candidate is playing the part assigned to him in terrorist strategy.