The 2018 murder of Rio city councilwoman Marielle Franco inspired record numbers of Black women to get involved in politics. Winning proved harder – but it isn't the only point of their campaigns.
The influential civil rights group got its start following a wave of brutal white-led violence against Black people in Springfield, Illinois.
School reforms pushed by French President Emmanuel Macron are aimed at pushing Muslim students into public schools. An expert explains why this may be the wrong approach.
Healing is a complicated process. As people age, higher rates of disease and the fact that old cells lose the ability to divide slow this process down.
The United Nations recently asked a group of experts across the world to recommend ways to persuade people to take a COVID-19 vaccine. Here is a summary of their suggestions.
Older adults, who are at a higher risk for COVID-19 complications, can strengthen their immune systems by exercising.
Visual depiction of Prophet Muhammad is a sensitive issue for many Muslims. Islamic literature shows how Muslims used textual imagery to give a vivid picture of the prophet.
When it comes to election fraud claims, watch what the lawyers do, not what the politicians say.
As Thanksgiving nears and fear grows in the US, people in China are traveling and enjoying time with family. While some in the US credit China's authoritarian regime, there's more to the story.
Whether in the form of a discreet titter or a full-on roar, laughter comes with many benefits for physical and mental health.
YouTube may have more potential to encourage children to learn than you'd think.
How do tigers – a top predator – successfully hunt their prey when they have bright orange fur? The secret's in their stripes!
A set of efforts that registered 800,000 new voters since 2018 may have been the key to Georgia turning blue in a presidential election for the first time since 1992.
Navajo voters helped Joe Biden 'flip' Arizona for the Democrats.
Joe Biden has sweeping plans for a clean energy revolution. Congress will be a big speed bump, but it can't block everything.
Tab was Coca-Cola's first foray into the diet soda market. Though the brand went on to build and maintain a legion of devoted fans, its days are numbered.
The Biden administration plans to push for a bold stimulus package to bolster the ailing American economy. An economist explains what he's up against.
Elections – like Georgia's runoffs – that require majority support can sometimes be used to exclude those in the minority.