After years of harassment by the police, homeless Angelenos and their allies fight back.
Salt Lake City’s Housing First initiative has reduced chronic homelessness by 72 percent. Now other cities are giving it a try.
The Indian Nobel Peace Prize winner has repeatedly risked his life fighting child labor and sweatshop abuses.
It’s time to claim abortion rights as a social good.
The filmmaker behind the new Citizenfour talks about Snowden, the NSA and her dangerous pen.
Micah Sifry’s new book offers some answers, but misses important shifts in the power base of traditional progressive organizing.
Faced with police brutality, white hostility and entrenched racism, young activists are showing the world a new kind of resistance.
By facilitating access to treatment and services, Seattle’s drug-enforcement program actually helps those suffering from substance abuse, while revolutionizing criminal justice.
Inspired by Seattle, Santa Fe adopts the LEAD program to divert people arrested for drug possession away from the criminal justice system and into treatment.
After November 4, America could follow Texas down a very anti-woman path.