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My Tour Through Our National Parks With Members of Congress

Audrey Peterman | Posted 08.20.2015 | Green
Audrey Peterman

Knowing that I am the beneficiary of such a huge investment of human and natural capital, how can I sit back and let it all go down under the cult of greed and personality to become an oligarchy?

Top 3 National Parks for Fall

Kari Haugeto | Posted 12.20.2014 | Travel
Kari Haugeto

We'd return to Shenandoah, Grand Tetons, and Hawaii's Big Island during the fall in a heartbeat. But I feel a little reluctant to be writing about this undiscovered time of year. If enough people listen to me, it probably won't be such an isolated experience next time.

Another 12 Mind-Blowing Documentaries To Watch On Netflix

The Huffington Post | Lauren Duca | Posted 01.12.2015 | Entertainment

Assuming you've already powered through our previous collection of 12 mind-blowing documentaries to watch on Netflix, we've pulled together another se...

Mother: Teacher Rounded Up Class To Spit At Student

Posted 12.20.2012 | Education

A Shenandoah, Iowa elementary music teacher has been placed on administrative leave following an alleged incident in which the instructor encouraged h...

PHOTOS: America's Coal Mining Towns

Randy Fox | Posted 04.17.2012 | Travel
Randy Fox

Fabricated is an exhibit curated by Melissa Stafford and is taking place at the Tremaine Gallery at the Hotchkiss School in Lakeville, Connecticut. The show "examines, through photography, the relationship between the individual and his or her designed environment."

Weekly Diaspora: Why Sexual Violence Against Latina Farmworkers is a Hate Crime

The Media Consortium | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
The Media Consortium

by Catherine A. Traywick, Media Consortium blogger This week, two high-profile trials involving the racially motivated murders of Latinos in Pennsylva...

Weekly Diaspora: Anti-Immigrant Hate Crimes Rise with Hateful Political Speech

The Media Consortium | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
The Media Consortium

by Catherine A. Traywick, Media Consortium blogger The federal trial of three Pennsylvania police officers accused of covering up the murder of an und...

PHOTOS: 10 Less-Crowded National Parks

Jeanine Barone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Jeanine Barone

For every national park that's a magnet for the masses, there's a lesser-known alternative with equally wondrous botanical and geological gems. Here's where you can escape the crush.

After Fatal Beating, Racial Tension, and Police Corruption, Shenandoah Inches toward Justice

John Amaya | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
John Amaya

In the case of the fatal beating of Luis Ramirez, a federal grand jury recently delivered indictments that included the commission of a hate crime, obstruction of justice, official misconduct, and extortion.

Holder Pushes Hate Crime Bill in Wake of Recent Wave of Hate

Janet Murguía | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Janet Murguía

Hate has always been present. But the recent spike in violence against immigrants is being fanned by the flames of the anger and hateful rhetoric being voiced in the debate over immigration.

A Latino Rodney King?

Daniel Cubias | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Daniel Cubias

The verdict would actually make more sense if the teens had been acquitted of all charges. In that case, the implication is that the boys had nothing to do with the fight or Luis Ramirez's death.

No murder conviction in Mexican immigrant's beating death

CNN / Anderson Cooper 360° | CNN / Anderson Cooper 360° | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Program Note: Tune in tonight to hear more on the case on AC360° at 10 p.m. ET. Luis Ramirez died of blunt force injuries after a confrontation wi...

No murder conviction in Mexican immigrant's beating death

CNN / Anderson Cooper 360° | CNN / Anderson Cooper 360° | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Program Note: Tune in tonight to hear more on the case on AC360° at 10 p.m. ET. Luis Ramirez died of blunt force injuries after a confrontation wi...

No murder conviction in Mexican immigrant's beating death

CNN / Anderson Cooper 360° | CNN / Anderson Cooper 360° | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Program Note: Tune in tonight to hear more on the case on AC360° at 10 p.m. ET. Luis Ramirez died of blunt force injuries after a confrontation wi...