The monuments we erect are supposed to commemorate history. But in many cases, they’re instrumental in erasing it.
Politics & Government
In the last decade alone, taxpayers have spent at least $40 million on Confederate monuments and groups that perpetuate racist ideology.
In South Texas, border residents struggle to cope with the latest military surge.
In Coconino County, relocating five polling places caused confusion this election cycle.
The ongoing conflicts in the Democratic Republic of Congo have left more than two million children malnourished.
DOI quietly rescinded two memos that provided guidance on protecting vulnerable communities.
But in southern Brooklyn, they may have swung an election.
Engineers found that a wall in flood-prone Starr County, Texas, could be catastrophic.
In Indian Country, compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act may mean less voter access.
Whether they get translation services at the polls could swing 20 congressional races.
The Federal Reserve proposed a major rollback of bank liquidity requirements imposed after the 2008 financial crisis.
The union is featured in a video that includes group linked to white nationalists.
Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner, sworn foe of pensions, made a fortune charging high fees to public pensions.
How a gang of hedge funders strip-mined Kentucky’s public pensions.
How Wall Street drove public pensions into crisis and pocketed billions in fees.
How parents in Uganda lose their babies to adoptive families in America.
This is the story of how one immigration court in Texas has shut the door on those seeking refuge in America.
An underground network of Latina women have opened their homes to abused immigrant women.
America’s white nationalists have branched out into comic books. And business is booming.
ISIS has regrouped in the area and continues to terrorize residents.