One in three women worldwide will be raped or beaten in her lifetime. Since there are three billion women on the planet, one billion women will experience such outrages.
Now is the time to bring about meaningful change and mobilize progressives to support those fighting for change.
Thousands of people traveled to Washington on Satuday, Jan. 26, for a national March for Gun Control. Here is one marcher's reflections on the day.
Marchers will gather at 10 a.m. at the Capitol Reflecting Pool on 3rd St. NW.
President Obama called on the American public to demand measures to curb gun violence.
Walmart, the nation's largest retailer, is also the country's biggest seller of firearms and ammunition.
Candlelight vigils were held nationwide mourning the victims of the Dec. 14 massacre. They promised hope for a national conversation and vows for action on mental health care and gun control.
Once again violence has shattered a place of innocence, and an elementary school in Connecticut takes on the appearance of a battlefield.
We need to look at a society that rewards ruthless competition while undermining cooperation and community.
The city once known for wind is now known for gun violence.