How 8 Tiny Island Nations Outsmarted the World’s Biggest Fishing Fleets

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Tired of being overfished by wealthier countries, they stopped competing and started collaborating.

Crossing the Threshold

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Rites of passage prepare us to transition into new phases of life. Ritual4Return ensures leaving prison is no exception.

Ask Me Anything! Our New Contributing Editor Michaela Haas

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From the farmlands of rural Bavaria to the beaches of Southern California, our new colleague’s life has been a fantastic journey.

Clearing a Path from Prison to the Bar Exam

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A movement to empower formerly incarcerated people to become lawyers is changing the criminal justice system from the inside out.

Making the Business of Juneteenth Pay Off for Black America

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Corporations are embracing Juneteenth. Are they living up to the day’s true meaning?

Stand Up! It’s Time to Celebrate Black Music

5 min read

“Many of the people who were abolitionists pointed to the profound music we had created here as a sign of humanity and one of the reasons they argued that we were not to remain enslaved.”

This Country Turns Cocoa Into Electricity

3 min read

Ivory Coast produces more cocoa than anywhere else in the world. Now they’re using it to generate green energy.

Ask Me Anything! Our New Contributing Editor Tolu Olasoji

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How has the pandemic changed your life? What’s an average day like in Lagos? What is your favorite Beyoncé song? You asked, Tolu answered.

Akron Citizens Earn ‘Reward Points’ For Shopping Local

4 min read

It’s a system modeled on the loyalty clubs used by many retailers — but for an entire city.

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