Volume 22 Issue 12
Photos of Struggle and Hope in Appalachia
Stacy Kranitz has been collaborating with local writers to tell stories that offer a complex and nuanced understanding of what central Appalachia looks like 50 years after becoming a byword for poverty.
Can Activists Beat the Gun Lobby at Its Own Game?
Moms Demand Action was launched the day after 20 first-graders and six adults were gunned down at Sandy Hook Elementary School and is now a central grassroots force in lobbying for universal background checks on all gun sales.
Photographing the Search for Belarus's National Identity
Belarus's scars and, more importantly, the heroics of war have become the central focus of a government in search of a unifying national identity.
How Strippers Are Fighting Exploitative Workplace Environments
Strippers in Las Vegas and elsewhere are pushing back against rules that make it harder for them to earn a living or file claims for sexual harassment.