Ferguson Case Highlights Need for National Data on Police Shootings

The Chicago Reporter, News Report, Adeshina Emmanuel, Posted: Nov 25, 2014

Despite mounting calls for police accountability in Black and Latino communities, there are no reliable statistics that show how often …


Online Classes Help Families Globally Cope With Alzheimer’s Stress

New America Media, News Feature, Rong Xiaoqing, Posted: Nov 25, 2014

Family stress is rising as the aging global population is bringing more Alzheimer’s cases. One solution, say experts, is in online cour…


No Indictment for Ferguson Officer

The Root, News Report, Posted: Nov 24, 2014

Here's what people are saying on Twitter about the grand jury's decision not to indict the white police officer who killed Michael Brow…

Going Like 60--Thoughts for Women on the Triumph, Tragedy of Aging

Sarasota Herald-Tribune/New America Media , Commentary, Barbara Peters Smith, Posted: Nov 23, 2014

On turning 60, a reporter reflects on what experts say--especially for women--about defying messages of our age-denying society.

Women’s Safety Schemes Go Mobile in India

Inter Press Service, News Feature, Sujoy Dhar, Posted: Nov 22, 2014

While safety apps are now available in India, mostly launched by mobile phone companies and other private groups, the Government of In…