Russell Harvard, a deaf actor in who plays Boo Radley and Link Deas in the Broadway play "To Kill a Mockingbird," is helping pave the way for deaf actors to play hearing characters.
A right wing evangelical pastor has claimed that teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg is "psychologically disturbed" while suggesting she could be possessed by a "demonic spirit."
A Florida woman who pleaded guilty to hitting Congressman Matt Gaetz with a drink after a political event received a jail sentence of 15 days.
"There are four times as many empty homes in Oakland as there are homeless people," Sameerah Karim, one of the Moms for Housing, said.
Environmental activist Sutu Forté has been given until Friday to end her "tree sit" protest against construction in Missouri.
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver's remarks reveal a growing respect for the sports community's right to advocate for the causes they care about. And yes, that includes international human rights.
While the young activist was a favorite, the 2019 award went to Abiy Ahmed, the Prime Minister of Ethiopia.
If the primarily wealthy, white activists gathering in New York really want to fight the climate crisis, they should hear what we have to say.
Ahead of the UN Summit on climate change next week, teenage activist Greta Thunberg addressed Washington lawmakers — and told them their actions aren't good enough.
Officials have blasted the use of Assata Shakur's words. But activists say she is a leader.
Newsweek sat down with Nice Nailantei Leng'ete, a 27-year-old woman from Kenya, who is changing the lives of thousands of young girls.
Some commentators argue that Britain should have chosen to honor a more radical feminist.
"The media should speak of the NRA in the same way they do ISIS," the filmmaker said.
The high school junior knows what it's like "to text my parents goodbye," he told a crowd at Wednesday's rally.
David Hogg, a Florida student who has been critical of politicians, has been attacked personally by right-wing activists.
Since its founding in 2016, Redneck Revolt chapters have opened in more than 30 states.
When will the NFL cease to be embroiled in political controversy?
The Chinese artist and dissident spoke to Newsweek about Trump's policies, the Guggenheim's decision to pull artwork and how the world has failed refugees.
One activist was arrested and two are missing after looking into conditions at the Chinese factory.