Social Justice

Politics
Brandon Higgs, who has ties to neo-Nazi groups, faces attempted murder and hate crime charges for allegedly attacking two Black men near Baltimore.
Politics
Consular officers can now deny visas to pregnant women, which could prevent them from access to life-saving medical care.
Culture & Arts
Plenty of authors have written authentic accounts of Mexico. But they weren't Oprah's Book Club pick.
Politics
The city council is expected to pass a bill aiming to protect New Yorkers who don't have bank accounts.
Politics
Newly elected progressive Chesa Boudin fulfilled one of his major campaign promises: eliminating prosecutors’ use of cash bail in all criminal cases.
Politics
The president declined to specify which countries his administration was considering adding to the controversial policy.
World News
Hundreds of migrants crossed the Suchiate River into Mexico in a new test of U.S. President Donald Trump's strategy to block them from entering the country.
Politics
If the child does not get treatment, she risks catching an infection that could kill her, a doctor told HuffPost.
Politics
Bishop David Alvarado says his son would be in "great danger" if he was deported back to his home country.
Politics
Gov. Phil Murphy said the new law will make it clear that his state is committed to eliminating “hate in all its forms.”
Politics
City prosecutor Kim Gardner says 'entrenched interests' are deliberately obstructing reform efforts.
Videos
The president reportedly intends to take more than $7 billion from Pentagon funding to build his border wall, according to internal White House plans obtained by The Washington Post.
Politics
The group has spent nearly $1 million on mailers noting Biden has dodged questions on immigration, drone strikes and criminal justice reform.
HuffPost Personal
I wake up each morning petrified about who or what he might encounter, and I go to sleep thanking God he returned to me and our daughter.
Politics
The new rule would potentially deny green cards to immigrants who use of public benefits like Medicaid or food stamps.
Crime
Alex Friedmann has spent years working to improve prison conditions for incarcerated people. He now faces two felony charges.
Religion
The pontiff smacked a woman’s arm after she grabbed him during a walkabout on New Year’s Eve. He used his first address of 2020 to say sorry.
Politics
Prosecutors have charged Grafton E. Thomas with five counts of obstructing the free exercise of religious beliefs for an attack on an Orthodox Jewish community in Monsey.
Politics
"Ivanka’s portfolio only covers photobombing and lots of vacations," said one wag.
U.S. News
Gov. Jared Polis pardoned five people, including Ingrid Encalada Latorre, who has spent years living in churches to avoid deportation.