What would happen if money for aid were not filtered through NGOs, but given to poor people directly?
Gay, lesbian, and bisexual persons are more prone to mood and alcohol-use disorders in states where their rights are abridged. Go figure.
As donors rush to give to those organizations assisting in Sichuan Province after the most recent earthquake, independent groups find themselves receiving more than the Red Cross Society of China.
As legalized marijuana takes root in the state of Washington, it brings along a crop of unusual quandaries to solve.
In a gesture of grassroots support, boaters have raised more than $50,000 to help the owner of Slip Away replace the notorious boat now being held as evidence in the Boston Marathon bombing.