Many rural jails and prisons face environmental pollution and flooding, but they aren’t often considered in emergency planning.
The religious community needed the money from signing gas leases, but it’s a decision that still divides people today.
Redlining, disinvestment, and lack of political power has made Southern communities of color prime targets for industries that often provide jobs in the areas they pollute.
With little to no protection from their employers or the state during the pandemic, a mother-daughter community health worker duo has helped launch and lead vaccination events.
We caught up with the hoppers who went on strike to demand better pay and safety precautions during the pandemic. They say little has changed.
Mental health was a recurring theme in our series on hurricane recovery during the pandemic. Download the guide here. After Hurricanes Laura and Delta hit Lake Charles last year, it took months for the Kay Doré Counseling Clinic at McNeese State University to return to campus, where it offers low-cost counseling out of a trailer […]
In an industry benefiting white farmers, Tierra Fértil roots a growing Latino community in Henderson County, N.C.