Leaders from both ends of the political spectrum are joining together to reduce the U.S.'s prison population — one of the most harmful legacies of the War on Drugs. So why isn't more changing?
In his widely anticipated environmental treatise, the pope slams the "throwaway culture" that has helped turn our planet to "rubbish"
Obama is eager to broker the Trans-Pacific Partnership, but progressive critics like Warren see it as NAFTA on steroids
Could America's last prisoner of war be executed? Is he a traitor? We have the answers here
Oil prices are crashing and Obama has vetoed Keystone XL. Will Canada double down on its dirty tar sands?
Now in control of Congress, Republicans are bent on destroying Obama's legacy
Obama went big on climate, the economy and more in his next-to-last SOTU speech
As climate-change activists pressure public institutions to dump their fossil-fuel investments, it's becoming increasingly clear that the right thing to do is also the smart thing to do
Leading at the ballot box from Alaska to Washington, D.C., Americans are charting a path to a saner national drug policy
The dark shame of how we abused prisoners at secret prisons after 9/11
"Koch Facts" calls our story "dishonest and misleading." A point-by-point rebuttal.
Together, Charles and David Koch control one of the world's largest fortunes, which they are using to buy up our political system. But what they don't want you to know is how they made all that money
Some of America's top corporations are parking profits overseas and ducking hundreds of billions in taxes. And how's Congress responding? It's rewarding them for ripping us off
First-term senator from Massachusetts has a plan to help middle-class families: Tax the rich
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