The former first lady was notably eager to learn about people she didn’t understand—and recognize she might have been wrong about them.
Juan Sanchez built his career fighting for migrant children. Later, he made millions off them.
Images of Liberty Enlightening the World, taken over more than 130 years
Images from a cultural touchstone event that took place 50 years ago this week
The shameful story of how 1 million black families have been ripped from their farms
And what it means for our future
A look back at the opening days of the Disneyland theme park, in Anaheim, California, in 1955.
Until the midterm elections last year, a split jury could convict a defendant to life without parole in Louisiana.
Hundreds of thousands of Puerto Ricans have taken to the streets to demand the resignation of Governor Ricardo Rosselló.
A historian looks back at the legacy of slavery and Jim Crow in her home state.
No one has done more to dispel the myth of social mobility than Raj Chetty. But he has a plan to make equality of opportunity a reality.
NASA employees and civilians remember the 1969 lunar landing.
Images of some of the training, preparation, and daily life that occupied the Apollo 11 astronauts and their NASA support team in the months leading up to launch day
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Guatemalan migrants describe what they endured before and after asking for asylum in the United States.
Trauma surgeons describe gun violence as a public-health crisis.
Thousands of fans lined New York’s “Canyon of Heroes” to cheer for the U.S. women’s national soccer team, now the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup champions.
A woman who spent two months in solitary confinement in a “transgender pod” tells her story.
The return of a vanquished disease reflects historical amnesia, declining faith in institutions, and a troubling lack of concern for the public good.
A dangerous trend in fake news has the potential to affect the upcoming U.S. presidential election.
For the first time, Deniss Metsavas tells his story of espionage and blackmail.