The website Not In Our Town is combating prejudice by broadcasting anti-hate stories and campaigns.
Guilt might move people not to relieve suffering, but to exacerbate it by rationalizing that the victims somehow deserve their plight.
A social media campaign aims to increase awareness of areas that reduce health risks for domestic workers and employers alike.
More diverse workplaces have higher revenues, more customers, larger market shares, and greater relative profits.
How people experience government programs directly affects their levels of civic engagement.
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The Innocence Network, an international collaboration of pro bono legal and investigative organizations, grows rapidly and flexibly.
A new approach to measuring poverty is needed, one that accounts for multiple factors such as housing, and regional economic differences.
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In Rwanda, Radio La Benevolencija uses soap operas to heal ethnic tensions. Listeners who tune into a weekly show about feuding ethnic groups are more likely than non-listeners to stand up to authority and to voice their own opinions.