The calamity of Hurricane Maria could not have come at a worse time for Puerto Rico. The U.S. island territory buckled under the weight of $70 billion in debt and filed for bankruptcy protection in May.
Despite evidence showing an acute lack of opportunity for many young people of color, many accept that their fates rise and fall based on their own effort and self-determination.
High schoolers, new drivers and police officers are all set to receive training in how to act during police interactions under a new state law that went into effect this month.
Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello said Maria was the "most devastating storm to hit the island this century, if not in modern history."
Rescue teams in Mexico worked Thursday to reach those still trapped among the dozens of buildings that fell during a massive earthquake that has killed more than 230 people.
In the wake of a 7.1 magnitude earthquake that devastated Mexico, support is needed now more than ever.
Students in a sociology class at San Diego State University can earn extra credit if they take a quiz to determine their level of “white privilege.”
The internet makes it easy to publish your own ebook—and even put it into a physical, printed form.
As the Jewish High Holiday season moves in, Israel is getting set to welcome a throng of religious visitors -- evangelical Christians.
Rescuers searched massive piles of rubble for any signs of life Wednesday after dozens of buildings collapsed across central Mexico in Tuesday's violent earthquake.