Sunday, May 25, 2014

Battling Mental Illness: Internally, and Socially

In rural Georgia, a woman speaks about the difficulties of accessing mental healthcare and why improved services could be a matter of life or death for those in need of treatment. 

Sunday, May 18, 2014

SPLC Files Complaint on Behalf of Alabama Poultry Workers

Citing numerous OSHA violations, the Southern Poverty Law Center is urging the U.S. Department of Labor to investigate the practices of a Deep South chicken processing plant.

Sunday, May 11, 2014

A Jailhouse Librarian’s Journey

With the release of her debut memoir, Marybeth Zeman speaks to Uncommon Journalism about her quest to change the nation’s juvenile justice system “one book at a time”


Sunday, May 4, 2014

In the Bible Belt, Atheists Take on the National Day of Prayer

A crew of metro-Atlanta atheists traveled to a small suburban community to protest this year's National Day of Prayer. Demonstrators and locals alike share their thoughts on the annual event, addressing whether or not the observation discriminates against nonbelievers.