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Bayer Pulls Contraceptive Device From Global Markets
September 27, 2017
Trump’s Coal-Friendly Arguments Fail in Court
The decision could have consequences for other environmental regulations the administration has been working to roll back.
September 18, 2017
Congressmen Question ‘Appalling’ Border Officer Conduct
Two congressmen are demanding answers after our investigation with ABC News shed light on a tragic 2013 death at the US-Mexico border.
August 16, 2017
Alt-Right Vows to Return to Charlottesville
Trump is the president he signaled he'd be — the one who emboldened the alt-right, and then stood by while they wreaked havoc on America.
August 13, 2017
Announcing the 2017 Ida B. Wells Fellows
The program promotes diversity in journalism by helping to create a pipeline of investigative reporters of color.
The Investigative Fund
June 22, 2017
How Do You Fix Facebook’s Moderation Problem?
Figure out what Facebook is.
May 25, 2017
Religious Right Leaders Blast Trump’s Order as a Betrayal
But a vague provision could authorize Attorney General Jeff Sessions to issue guidelines to federal agencies allowing them to discriminate.
May 5, 2017
A Big Win in Court for Female Truck Drivers in Sexual Harassment Case
Female truckers alleging sexual harassment against one of the nation's largest transportation companies achieved a significant victory in court last month.
April 11, 2017
Good News and Bad News at Hanford, America’s Most Polluted Site
Washington state legislators are pushing a bill that would protect and treat Hanford workers for certain health problems. But there's still much to do to make the nuclear cleanup safe, effective, and transparent.
February 7, 2017
Crackdown on Bangladeshi Garment Workers Following Wildcat Strikes
At least 24 garment workers and labor leaders in Bangladesh remain in police custody without bail today, more than a month after being arrested in a spontaneous wave of walkouts...
February 3, 2017
EPA Under Scott Pruitt Could Cost Billions in Additional Health Care Costs
As Oklahoma's attorney general, Pruitt tried to kill an EPA pollution rule that has saved thousands of lives and many billions in health care costs.
January 17, 2017
Students Demand Georgetown Cut Ties With Nike
Students stormed the Office of the President after a monitoring agency reported persistent workers' rights abuses at a Nike supplier's factory in Vietnam.
December 22, 2016
Obama’s DOJ Says It One More Time: Private Prisons Aren’t Working
Another audit is perhaps the final piece of official evidence countering Donald Trump’s belief in for-profit incarceration.
Seth Freed Wessler
December 21, 2016
‘Really it is a he-said she-said matter’
Trucking giant's HR head testifies on systems for dealing with sexual harassment at the CRST.
November 23, 2016
What, Exactly, Is Facebook?
Facebook won't call itself a media company. Is it time to reimagine journalism for the digital age?
November 16, 2016
Big Oil and Gas Take Aim at Ballot Initiative Process in Colorado
The anti-fracking movement has relied heavily on the initiative process as a tool against a powerful oil and gas industry presence in the state.
November 4, 2016
ICE Plans to Reopen the Very Same Private Prison the Feds Just Closed
Advocates cheered when the Justice Department began shuttering its private prisons. But immigration officials saw an opportunity.
Seth Freed Wessler
October 27, 2016
Study: Face Recognition Systems Threaten the Privacy of Millions
October 18, 2016
California’s Gang Database Gets Less Secretive, But Problems Linger
A new bill requires that adults must be notified if they're listed in the state's database of suspected gang members and affiliates.
October 5, 2016
The Obama Administration Continues Pulling Away From Private Prison Companies
Homeland Security launches a review of private detention centers, weeks after DOJ began closing its own facilities.
Seth Freed Wessler
September 2, 2016