Jennifer Whalen is going to jail--because she decided to help her teenage daughter get an abortion.
A judge suspended the prison sentence of Egyptian socialist Mahienour El-Masry, who was jailed for violating Egypt's protest law.
Journalist Anand Gopal's new book answers the many haunting questions that remain about the U.S. war on Afghanistan.
Many of the people who voted "yes" to Scottish independence appeared to mainly want independence from English austerity.
Randy Credico did run a serious campaign in New York, but he's in the wrong party if he wants to fight for working people.
U.S. air strikes in Syria add another ingredient to the deadly mix of conflicts that is breeding violence and oppression in the Middle East.
For many women--especially Black women--law enforcement is part of the problem, not the solution to domestic violence.
For the third anniversary of his execution, people around the country, including prisoners, are reading I Am Troy Davis.
The center-right ruling party won a crushing victory in New Zealand's elections, handing Labour its worst result since the 1920s.
The Seattle Housing Authority is proposing a rent increase of 500 percent over six years for some public-housing residents.
A movement against campus sexual assault has taken off at Columbia University--and it has valuable lessons for anyone who wants to take a stand.
Teachers in Reynoldsburg, Ohio, are on the picket line and getting support from students and parents--despite the district's threats.
The narrative of a "culture of poverty" is racist code used to dismiss the effects of structural inequality on African Americans.
Unions at the University of Washington have come together to fight for better working conditions and a living wage.
Football executives have no credibility with players, little credibility with fans and diminishing credibility with sponsors.
As many as 300,000 marched in New York City in the largest of thousands of events held to call for real action on climate change--before it's too late.
The despised Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is facing a re-election challenge--but will his likely opponent live up to her radical reputation?
The "growing threat of terrorism" is the Obama's administration's excuse for the latest drive to war in the Middle East.
The significance of the referendum on independence from Britain will continue to be felt long after the voting is over.
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