Two people violently arrested at peaceful demonstration in Nabi Saleh
28th August | International Solidarity Movement, al-Khalil | Hebron, occupied Palestine On Friday the 28 th of August 2015, two peaceful…
PHOTOS: The Heartbreaking Reality Of Crossing The Mediterranean Sea For A Better Life In Europe
Up to 200 individuals likely seeking humanitarian relief in Europe may have drowned in the Mediterranean Sea near western Libya on Thursday,…
Clashes between Mapuche and Truck Drivers at Blockade against Arsons
Demonstrators try to stop a caravan of trucks as they drive into Santiago, Chile, Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. Violent clashes broke out in front of…
Black Colleges Should Advocate for Breastfeeding Families
This piece is published in collaboration with  Echoing Ida , a Forward Together project. When a 22-year-old student at North Carolina Central…
These Photos Prove ‘Anchor Babies’ Are A Myth
Christian Hervis-Vazquez called his wife Viviana on Thursday afternoon to confirm her worst fear: He was in Mexico. The U.S. federal immigration…
New York Relies on Housing Program It Deplores as Homeless Ranks Swell
Beyond the unlocked front doors of 60 Clarkson Avenue in Brooklyn, the lobby is a half-lit cavern, its ornate plaster moldings and patterned floor…
The Latest: Syrians on the move seek better life in Europe
He says his family had hoped to live there for the rest of their lives "but the war didn't let us live like normal people." Yamen Hatem, another…
Man Seeks Divorce After Accusing Wife Of Pulling Manhood
A middle-aged man, Mr Emmanuel Olamurin, on Friday, pleaded with at an Akure Customary Court to dissolve his 21 year-old marriage, accusing his wife,…
New Orleans Actor & Activist Wendell Pierce on the “Greatest Crime” in Wake of Hurricane Katrina
New Orleans actor and activist Wendell Pierce looks at how insurance companies discouraged poor and black families from returning to New Orleans…
LIVE: Protest over death of Fishkill inmate Samuel Harrell
A protest calling for homicide charges in the death of a Fishkill Correctional Facility prisoner is taking place right now in Poughkeepsie. Hudson…
A Miracle, and a Break
This year has been the most difficult of my life, starting with my Mom’s passing in January. Losing her was just the first in a cascade of bad…
Why We Need Black Breastfeeding Week
This week, a coalition of parents, pediatricians, and advocates converged on social media and in hospitals and community centers across the United…