The baseball industry created an entire workforce exempt from being paid minimum wage and overtime – and players eventually cried foul.
Companies across the South profited off the forced labor of people in prison after the Civil War – a racist system known as convict leasing.
For decades, work-based rehabs have spread across the country. No one knows how many are out there, so we counted them ourselves.
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After amassing a small fortune, Synanon turns from a revolutionary rehab into a violent cult with mass sterilizations and a rattlesnake in a mailbox.
Penny Rawlings is relieved to finally get her brother into rehab at a place called Cenikor. She doesn’t realize that getting him out of treatment is going to be the bigger problem.
In the decade since George Zimmerman killed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Florida, stand your ground laws have expanded across the nation. And with them come more homicides.
White nationalists around the globe are working together to disrupt multicultural societies and Western democracies.
The presidential pardon system is backlogged and broken.
Getting organs to patients waiting for a transplant is a matter of life and death. Yet transportation errors are putting patients in danger.
Abortion will soon be illegal in many states. What the anti-abortion movement plans to do next and how another religious movement is fighting back.