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The Enduring Destructive Legacy of Whiteness

OPINION | White children have been miseducated about their importance to the world for centuries, and the world has suffered dearly for it.

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Russia Holds Military Drills on Disputed Islands Claimed by Japan

Tokyo lodged a formal protest after 2,000 Russian troops held military drills this month on four islands claimed by Japan.

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U.S.-Trained Police Are Hunting Down and Arresting Protesters Amid Post-Election Crisis in Honduras

TIGRES police forces, trained and supported by the U.S., have been active participants in a government crackdown after a contested election in Honduras.

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ProPublica and NPR’s ‘Lost Mothers’ Wins Polk Award

This marks the sixth Polk Award for ProPublica.

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Law Professor Proposes Bringing Back Indentured Servitude

This idea is probably best left in the dustbin of history. It’s 2018, so of course we’re about to discuss the possibility of rejuvenating indentured servitude.

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How ‘Strange Fruit’ Killed Billie Holiday

Holiday, who throughout her career called public attention to the devastating impact of white supremacy, drew the notice of the Commissioner for the Federal Bureau of Narcotics. He order her to sto...

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The U.S. Falls Embarrassingly Far Behind Other Wealthy Countries in Infant Mortality Rates

Eighty percent of our newborn deaths are entirely preventable. A report by the United Nations' children's rights agency found that the United States' infant mortality rate is below average for high...

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The Pentagon Wants to Spend $716 Billion Next Year

And they’re justifying it by playing on fear.

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Trump Accuser Rachel Crooks Calls the President's Bluff in Spectacular Fashion

Not only does she refuse to be silenced, she's also running for office. Rachel Crooks is running for a state house seat in Ohio after coming forward about with accusations that President Donald Tru...

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Support Young People Taking Action to End Gun Violence

You can also join a campaign to kick politicians beholden to the gun lobby out of office.

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Four Conservative Politicians Face Major Challenges in the Midterms

Conservatives have a lot to worry about in the upcoming midterms.

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