A new study shows the media is paying more attention to immigrants in detention—but migrants’ stories are too often overlooked.
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A ruling from Mexico’s Supreme Court of Justice has given an important boost to those who want a proper accounting for abuses that included forced disappearances.
Decriminalization has brought an array of benefits to the United States, but not always to Mexico.
Of the 185 environmental activists killed worldwide in 2015, 122 were in Latin America.
DefeZap collects and catalogs user-submitted videos of state violence, then makes sure the authorities take action.
In 2016, for the first time, all private-sector campaign financing for municipal elections came exclusively from individuals.
Gang violence is pushing death rates to levels on par with war-torn Syria, and displacing tens of thousands of people in the process.
Colombia has made strides in protecting journalists from physical attacks. Now, a group of Nepali journalists is working to apply some of these methods in a different context.
By using the SDGs to update municipal best practices, advocates hope the UN’s goals can improve life in cities like São Paulo.
At a recent conference, ayahuasca, a psychoactive drink made from plants in the Amazon, was hailed as a bridge between cultures, communities, and generations.
Amid natural disaster and threats of violence, our foundation in Haiti continues working to create the zones of freedom on which open society depends.