#Study

  • Article: Racial Segregation and Economic Inequality Still Exist in US Schools, Study Shows

    Racial Segregation and Economic Inequality Still Exist in US Schools, Study Shows

    By Leah Rodriguez|July 26, 2019

    Across 1,000 districts, whiter schools received more funding. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change Is Having a Great Depression-Like Effect on the Global Economy

    Climate Change Is Having a Great Depression-Like Effect on the Global Economy

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|April 23, 2019

    Countries that have caused the least climate change are facing the most consequences, study says. Read more

  • Article: White People Cause Most Air Pollution in US, but Black and Hispanic Communities Suffer: Report

    White People Cause Most Air Pollution in US, but Black and Hispanic Communities Suffer: Report

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|March 12, 2019

    “There are more deaths from air pollution than from murders and car crashes combined.” Read more

  • Article: Women Have Only 75% of the Economic Rights of Men: World Bank

    Women Have Only 75% of the Economic Rights of Men: World Bank

    March 1, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Researchers examined whether women had equal rights under the law in 187 countries. Read more

  • Article: Air Pollution Is Making Workers Less Productive: Report

    Air Pollution Is Making Workers Less Productive: Report

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 7, 2019

    Whatever revenue gains come from environmental deregulation are likely wiped out. Read more

  • Article: You're Eating 2,000 Microplastics Each Year Through Table Salt: Report

    You're Eating 2,000 Microplastics Each Year Through Table Salt: Report

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 18, 2018

    Microplastics pervade the planet. Read more

  • Article: Half of Britons Think You Can't Refuse Sex Once Undressed

    Half of Britons Think You Can't Refuse Sex Once Undressed

    Sept. 26, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Many also said it wasn't fair to turn down sex if you'd been bought a drink. Read more

  • Article: Lawyers Are Facing Persistent Racial and Gender Bias at Work, Survey Shows

    Lawyers Are Facing Persistent Racial and Gender Bias at Work, Survey Shows

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 7, 2018

    Women of color reported feeling the highest levels of bias. Read more