The Surprising Factors Driving Murder Rates: Income Inequality and Respect

The Surprising Factors Driving Murder Rates: Income Inequality and Respect

Maia Szalavitz

ANALYSIS

Co-published with The GuardianInequality predicts homicide rates ‘better than any other variable’, says an expert – and it is linked to a highly developed concern for one’s own status.

Why Are America's Farmers Killing Themselves in Record Numbers?

Why Are America's Farmers Killing Themselves in Record Numbers?

Debbie Weingarten

NEWS

Co-published with The Guardian. The suicide rate for farmers is more than double that of veterans. Former farmer Debbie Weingarten gives an insider’s perspective on farm life – and how to help

Sexual Harassment Doesn't Just Happen to Actors or Journalists. Talk to a Waitress

Sexual Harassment Doesn't Just Happen to Actors or Journalists. Talk to a Waitress

Alissa Quart and Barbara Ehrenreich

WORKERS

Co-published with The GuardianThere are far too many think pieces about high-level actresses and far too few about the staff at your local diner.