Jake Johnson, staff writer
Volunteers from City harvest distribute food in Harlem on March 28, 2020 in New York City.
"Trump's biggest regulatory attack on SNAP is officially dead and buried."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
A Yemeni boy kisses the forehead of a killed child following a reported mortar shell attack on the country's third city of Taiz on February 20, 2021. (Photo: Ahmad al-Basha/AFP via Getty Images)
"Children continue to be killed and injured on a near-daily basis," said Xavier...
Common Dreams staff
U.S. meatpacking workers process a pig carcass. (Photo: Government Accountability Office)
"These documents show that the industry actively pushed back against the few...


A three-acre organic farm has taken root on Governor's Island in New York Harbor, home to military installations since 1794 and the Coast Guard until ten years ago. Tomatoes due in July. “It’s pretty trippy to see plants growing and the Statue of Liberty,” said Leslie Koch of the Governors Island Preservation and Education Corp.