by Bryce Covert Posted on March 24, 2014
In 16 states, at least one in five residents couldn’t afford the food they needed at least once over the past year.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on March 23, 2014 Updated: March 28, 2014
"If an execution is allowed to proceed, we all are complicit in it in Mississippi," said former state Supreme Court Justice Oliver Diaz Jr.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on March 21, 2014 Updated: March 21, 2014
It's just the latest example of how pregnant women across the country are being made into criminal suspects.
by Bryce Covert Posted on March 17, 2014 Updated: March 17, 2014
Drug testing welfare recipients has been found to be costly and ineffective in other states, but Mississippi will go ahead anyway.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on March 14, 2014 Updated: March 14, 2014
This is what the anti-choice community doesn't want you to know about the "fetal pain" movement.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on March 13, 2014 Updated: March 14, 2014
But a federal judge ruled Friday that the case was "riddled" with "potential indicia of misconduct."
by Zack Ford Posted on March 12, 2014 Updated: March 12, 2014
Mississippi's discriminatory "religious liberty" bill was upended by the House, who voted only to create a study committee for future consideration of such a bill.
by Zack Ford Posted on February 28, 2014
Even if Mississippi's "religious freedom" bill was scrubbed of the discriminatory language from Arizona's bill, it would still be problematic.
by Zack Ford Posted on February 27, 2014 Updated: February 28, 2014
Mississippi's Senate passed a "license to discriminate" bill in Jaunary without quite realizing it, and the House is now correcting the bill to remove the problematic provisions.
by Katie Valentine Posted on February 24, 2014 Updated: February 25, 2014
The spill occurred after a barge carrying oil crashed into a tugboat.