By Mark Wilkerson
Follow the story of Tomas Young, a paralyzed veteran of the Iraq war, as he battles with his injuries and works to find himself back home in the United States.
By Sallie Tisdale
Sallie Tisdale describes women from all walks of life as they pass through an abortion clinic.
Our national success was jumpstarted by the enslavement of African people. As a result, the economy of African American communities started later and with fewer resources, and this has been a difficult disparity to overcome.
Bridges are built to specific standards of weight and length of use, but these specifics and the laws surrounding them need to be reconsidered as times change and traffic increases.
How a fabricated story stimulated sincere horror on the Kent State Campus.
By Melissa Burch
Follow Cold War correspondent Melissa Burch as she documents the conflict between the Soviet Union and the Mujahedeen.
By Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor
Racism in America is something that has persisted since the day this country began. And while there have been many outcries at the injustice, none has been so universally prevalent as Black Lives Matter.
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