Inequality

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Hundreds of Walmart workers and street vendors protested outside the corporation's headquarters in Gurgaon, India. (Photo: Masaud Akhtar/ Twitter)
Calling out one of the world's richest families for perpetuating global inequality while reaping the benefits, Walmart workers in more than ten different countries are uniting on Wednesday in a global day of action for decent wages and respect at work. With coordinated demonstrations planned in Mexico, Canada, Brazil, Argentina, Chile, South...
Jon Queally, staff writer
The annual levels of homelessness among children have never been higher in the...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Six school districts, seven parents, and two statewide associations sued the...

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Troubled by Trayvon Martin's death and seeking to “have these conversations in the public space," a Boston street artist and professor has erected a small guerrilla monument to Martin on a lamp post stump he considered "ripe for intervention." He put the plaque, with a hoodie splayed on the ground, across from a Civil War monument as "a marker to how far we've come in terms of race relations...power and equality since the end of slavery." "I think there are many stories like his out there...I...