“I can’t be out on the street right now,” a woman in Jackson, Mississippi, said.
Environment & Health
The medical examiner hasn’t announced the cause of death for a 58-year-old man who died Monday, but confirmed to HuffPost that he tested positive for COVID-19.
Exclusive reporting reveals five people in federal detention have tested positive for COVID-19.
Judges are dangerously behind the curve in supporting compassionate release and other plans to reduce the jail population.
A Canadian Energy Company Bought an Oregon Sheriff’s Unit
How Washington is bending over backward for mining companies in Nevada at the expense of environmental rules.
DHS listed activists engaged in non-violent civil disobedience targeting oil industry alongside white supremacists in documents.
How contaminants from prescription-drug factories pollute waterways.
Propped by an industry-funded network, demanded by the Trump administration, the last vestiges of climate deniers in academia linger as millennials protest inaction.
Even after a major class action suit required Illinois to revamp its prison healthcare system, doctors whose alleged neglect resulted in major injury or death still remain on the prison system payroll.
Border Patrol agents tear though the Arizona desert.
“Waiting for Tearah” follows a family’s struggle to navigate America’s mental health care system, and explores the often unseen costs of care.
How the American nuclear industry downplays the threat of climate-induced flooding.
Protesters were characterized as a threat to national security in what one calls an attempt to criminalize their actions.
Mariam Abdullah died by suicide after the teen spent much of the final two years of her life in solitary confinement.
The Trump administration pried open an environmental ‘jewel’ for oil and gas exploration — by distorting the work of its own scientific experts.
How the plastics industry is fighting to keep polluting the world.
A sustained effort to weaken federal authority over public land could undermine protections for threatened and endangered species.
Throughout the country parents of children with severe mental illness feel pressured to give up custody to obtain treatment
The EPA’s Bungled Response to an Air Pollution Crisis Exposes a Toxic Racial Divide