When Vasilis Tsartsanis noticed Syrian refugees arriving in his town, he decided to help them, an act of kindness that would change their lives—and his own.
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How a 92-year-old Holocaust survivor helped a group of incarcerated men find a reason to keep fighting.
A progress report on the Open Society Foundations’ $10 million initiative to confront hate.
Hatred, racist bigotry, and sexist violence are not new. But the frequency and scale we’ve seen since November 8 are alarming.
U.S. law prohibits military aid to countries that use child soldiers, but a loophole allows the money to flow regardless.
It is time to double down on support for a new generation of leaders of color.
The Fourth Circuit just rendered the most definitive appellate court opinion proclaiming the illegality of torture since 9/11.
Since it was gutted by the Supreme Court, evidence of voting discrimination has emerged. Two bills before congress could fix that.
What if cities carved out spaces where no one—including cops—could carry firearms?
It’s time to imagine how we can shrink the size and scope of police forces, reduce the number of gadgets at cops’ disposal, and constrain law enforcement’s ability to ensnare us.
Stop and frisk failed in New York City—a lesson that should be heeded by any community considering its adoption.