Rising food prices, unsafe drinking water—climate change will only make things worse unless stronger measures are taken.
As a party identified with women, Democrats face a distinctive challenge in 2016.
As perhaps the most visible trans woman in the public eye, being herself—and having fun doing it—is the feminist TV journalist's wildly effective form of activism.
Contrary to popular pundit belief, among 2016 contenders, Hillary is easily the most popular.
If enough senators in the minority party follow the lead of their next likely leader, the minority may be where they stay.
If you think the Civil War is over, think again.
It's an empty promise—because the chance to thrive will never be good amid great inequalities.
Residents warn move is part of global trend towards the 'commodification of our basic needs.'
Companies like Walmart take a lot of credit for pushing back against discrimination and low wages—but real change comes from building movements.
Three ways city and state governments can make the difference.
Money in politics is a problem, but it goes way beyond this or that donor or election.
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Purvi Patel's pregnancy ended with a medical emergency—and a 20-year prison sentence.
For-profit colleges have mastered predatory lending while still relying heavily on federal dollars.
From New York to California, domestic workers are fighting to make new rights a reality.
Despite increasing hires of black workers, the employment gap between African Americans and whites remains high.