by Bryce Covert Aug 5, 2015
All employees will get at least $15 an hour to start out, with most moving to $18 an hour shortly after that.
by Bryce Covert Jul 15, 2015
"It's just the right thing to do, but also the right thing to do for our business," the owner of Delta Diner in Wisconsin said of the new policy.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Jul 14, 2015
Opponents of social safety net programs have a long history of making comparisons between government beneficiaries and animals.
by Natasha Geiling Jun 29, 2015
Researchers at Stanford wanted to figure out if some kinds of deforestation are worse than others -- turns out, not all deforestation is created equal.
by Bryce Covert Jun 11, 2015 Updated: Jun 11, 2015
San Francisco's Zazie has increased prices to pay a living wage to all employees plus benefits like a 401k and paid family leave.
by Katelyn Harrop Jun 9, 2015
GMO crops are now completely banned in Jackson County, Oregon.
by Sam P.K. Collins Jun 9, 2015
"With taxes and bans on soda, people didn’t move as much as they would have if we would have taken the more empathetic route.”
by Sam P.K. Collins Jun 2, 2015
Lawmakers' own lunches will start leading the way.
by Laurel Raymond May 29, 2015
With its new flavor, Save Our Swirled, Ben & Jerry’s is urging fans to dig their spoons into climate change activism.
by Jessica Goldstein May 26, 2015
Spoiler: If you can still buy tacos made of Doritos there, it's probably not a health food establishment.