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News and Features
Angry protesters are seeking justice for Michael Brown—and much more.
The hard-won relief arrived only after undocumented workers and their families took huge risks to step forward and lead.
It’s not just Ferguson—here’s how the system protects police.
Violence-prevention groups are urging the comedian to cancel an appearance at an upcoming industry trade show.
The lawsuit filed by the NXIVM company against a Vanity Fair writer and a local reporter invokes the same computer hacking law used against Aaron Swartz.
A sense of malaise plagues activist circles, with energies largely spent supporting the thousands in prison.
As the UN Committee Against Torture meets in Geneva, Murat Kurnaz urges justice for those detained and tortured at Guantánamo.
While other cities have embraced heavy-handed policing tactics, Richmond, California, has offered mentoring and money to its most at-risk young men.
Isolation does not “rehabilitate” people. Disappearance does not deter harm. And prison does not keep us safe.
There are limits to what the law can do to police cyberabuse.