Black and Latino applicants across the country are being rejected for mortgages at much higher rates than whites, and their race seems to play a role.
Roe v. Wade was a landmark Supreme Court decision that solidified a woman’s right to choose, but it was not the final word on abortion.
Over the last few years, local and federal lawmakers have begun passing measures that weaken the 1965 Voting Rights Act.
Some federal courts are forcing minors – some of them toddlers – to represent themselves in immigration proceedings.
On paper, failure to protect laws punish legal guardians who don’t intervene when their child is abused. But the reality is far more complicated.
The 2000 film “Erin Brockovich” seemed like a successful David versus Goliath story. But in realty, it wasn’t a happy ending.
Heather Martin helped start a support group for survivors of mass shootings – she desperately wants the group to stop growing.
The 2010 Deepwater Horizon spill was an accident unlike any other – millions of animals were killed. But did it change any policies?
Before Black Lives Matter, there was the killing of Oscar Grant. After a disappointing verdict for his shooter, his mother became an important leader.
Louisiana’s coast is sinking at an alarming rate. On top of that, the shrimping industry has been depleted due to international imports.