For just over 10% of a single year's military spending, we could build enough green electricity for every household in the country.
Ever since my mom was hit and killed by a white van delivering Amazon packages, the company's obsession with fast, cheap delivery has made me feel sick.
Some politicians really don’t believe climate change is real. But there are many more who secretly believe the science but lie about it to win elections.
Clarkston, Georgia, has welcomed more than 40,000 refugees over the last four decades. We’re thriving like never before.
We desperately need our national leaders to elevate local candidates and races. Here's who is doing it the best so far.
This week, 2,500 sixth-graders will show up at a group of Brooklyn middle schools that are far more integrated than they were a year ago.
The lack of attention paid to working people in our politics and media has had disastrous results.
In an economic system rooted in slavery, to be anti-labor is always to be anti-black.
When pundits try to blame minority turnout for lost elections, let’s hold all voters accountable.
The long saga of the Irish diaspora cannot end with us, of all people, being the ones to say that because you have suffered, you are not welcome.
People posting a pseudo-legal declaration may believe they're in a two-way dialogue with the company. The opposite is true.
Seventy-five years ago, a generation found the clarity and resolve needed to save the world. Another generation of young people is now on track to do the same.
Coming to a new country is like coming into a stranger’s home. At the US border, we are not treated like guests, and we're barely treated like humans.
A new range of plant-based burgers are taking off among eaters and investors. In response, the meat industry is calling for censorship.
Over the years, my anxiety over mass shootings has become a sort of continual low-level hum. And I know that I'm not alone.
His persona fits neatly with Silicon Valley’s own political identity: outwardly progressive, but without much evident anger at the new American oligarchy.
Donald Trump makes no secret of his hatred for journalists, but his administration's investigation into the power of Big Tech is long overdue.
I first visited an ICE detention facility so I could write it into the show. Then the show ended and I returned, alone, on a different kind of mission.
I believe Ilhan Omar didn’t know that the things she said could be deeply offensive. I also believe her misguided rhetoric can normalize violent anti-Semitism.
Maybe there’s a big step between “send her back” and the world my grandmother remembered. Or maybe it’s not such a big step at all.