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Federal prison guards are brutalizing inmates, and too many are turning a blind eye.
As Donald Trump and Ted Cruz face off over ethanol, the argument is of far greater consequence for the climate than the 2016 presidential race.
The leading advocate for U.S. restaurant workers is releasing a new book that aims to redefine success in the deeply unequal restaurant business.
Bernie and Hillary have each laid out detailed plans to reduce inequality through reforming the tax code. Here’s where they stand.
The Middle East is hardly a cheery place these days. But there's one silver lining: The Iran deal is paying off big.
As Nevada short-circuits its solar boom, the White House gets more committed to renewable energy.
Judges share the blame for America's burgeoning incarcerated population.
Lifting of sanctions will be most significant for the Iranian people as Iran reintegrates into the world economy.
But we must not take the survival of the nuclear deal for granted, because it still has many powerful opponents.
A Canadian oil conglomerate is suing the U.S. over its actions to protect the climate. It’s a small taste of what could come under the TPP.