A lawsuit is being waged against the “wrongful birth” of a black child.
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.
A look behind the mask reveals a naïve techno-utopianism.
Receiving a humanitarian award from the Academy, 87-year-old Harry Belafonte speaks out about his political commitments—and how he was punished for them.
Isolation does not “rehabilitate” people. Disappearance does not deter harm. And prison does not keep us safe.
Law enforcement agencies are keeping tabs on Americans in ways that violate the federal government's own privacy guidelines.
What would your abortion compromise look like? What will you do for pregnant women who can’t afford a child? And more.
Of all the panicked and irrational reactions to Ebola, the outrageous treatment of volunteers like Kaci Hickox and Ryan Boyko is the most dangerous.
Obamacare Loses Power as a Campaign Issue
—Headline, The New York Times