Port Covington has an opportunity to help hundreds of ex-offenders find sustainable employment and combat the city’s recidivism rates.
As our climate crisis plays out in increased refugee flows and natural disasters, the government is still wasting money on ineffective, traditional military security.
Help us spread the word about our latest report, “Combat Vs. Climate: The Military and Climate Security Budgets Compared”
The report found that although the U.S. military identifies climate change as an urgent national security threat, it spends 28 times more on traditional military security.
The Military and Climate Security Budgets Compared
My childhood outdoor explorations inspired me to a career in conservation. Are today’s kids missing the same chance?
As I weep over the death of America’s black men, I remember my brother’s struggle for his freedom against unnecessary police searches.
Black community organizing is at the root of the people and planet first agenda, just take a look at the Vision for Black Lives.
The deeply unequal art world’s current economic model simply isn’t working, as the story of one public art effort demonstrates quite clearly.
Development projects in cities across the nation are trying to drive out low-income residents, but local activists are taking control with community-based solutions that are beneficial to everyone.
State and local governments should enact Economic Bills of Rights to redefine human rights for the 21st century.
Residents are providing new ways to make local budgeting more open and democratic.
A carbon fee and dividend could slow climate change and help Maryland families get by.
Student debt can make any career path perilous — especially if you change your mind.
Like labor unions, neighborhood unions could help residents bargain collectively for affordable housing, housing security, protections for local businesses, and community reconciliation.