Mariam Abdullah died by suicide after the teen spent much of the final two years of her life in solitary confinement.
Environment & Health
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
How Texas is failing foster kids and contributing to an alarming teen pregnancy rate
The history of an outpost on the Underground Railroad could be lost.
A protest at a BP plant in Indiana landed campaigners in a federal surveillance report, documents show.
Despite legal concerns, the Trump administration is pushing ahead.
Thousands of allegations of abuse and neglect have been made against programs for people with developmental disabilities.
DOI quietly rescinded two memos that provided guidance on protecting vulnerable communities.
The Trump administration can decrease global warming by improving refrigerators and air-conditioners.
Although some of the biggest companies poured money into a campaign to stop an ordinance, the locals won.
When big oil companies want to monitor activists, they turn to Welund.
Proposals jeopardize safety precautions put in place after the Deepwater Horizon blowout.
Natural refrigerants don’t have a chemical industry group that stands to profit from their use.
The chemical industry strikes again, shifting from lead to flame retardants that also sicken and kill.
Documents show that 3M knew that toxic chemicals were accumulating in people’s blood.
Some ingredients have been linked to health risks like hormone disruption or cancer.