The Girl Scouts had always professed that they were open to all girls. But how did that play out in segregated cities?
From debtors' prison to student loan debt, six stories from the archive.
She started off as a "stunt" journalist and moved into covering stories about women and crime in the Roaring Twenties.
Fears that teachers were indoctrinating kids were rampant in the 1950s. But the reality was more complicated.
We now know a great deal about how the man who's often blamed for the AIDS epidemic saw himself and his community. That's important.
The community's resilient history speaks of repeated invasions and resistance to enslavement.
Uniting for better wages and working conditions, a remarkably diverse coalition of laborers faced off against agribusiness.
What is the political, philosophic, and economic system known as socialism? Some starting points for further study.
The paleontologist Edward Drinker Cope condemned women's suffrage and Black Americans through an evolutionary lens.
A collection of flyers and other material circulated at The City College of New York (CCNY) between 1934 and 1936.