On the Web

Lynching in America
January 31, 2018

A project of the Equal Justice Initiative, the site explores the history and legacy of racial terror in the United States, with a focus on the period from the Civil War to World War II... 

Martin Luther King, Jr. Research and Education Institute
January 18, 2018

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Research and Education Institute at Stanford University works to provide a permanent financial base for the King Papers Project and enhance understanding of King's life, ideas, and legacy...

2017 Police Violence Report
January 2, 2018

The 2017 Police Violence Report compiles information from media reports, obituaries, public records, and crowdsourced databases to present the most comprehensive accounting of deadly police violence over the previous twelve months....

MyGoodness
December 20, 2017

Part of a research study on charity and giving conducted by scientists at the MIT Media Lab, the MyGoodness game presents players with a hypothetical $1,000 to spend on donations to various causes and asks them to maximize the impact of their donations....

Rotary International
December 7, 2017

In partnership with a global network of 1.2 million neighbors, friends, leaders, and problem-solvers, Rotary works to make positive, lasting change in communities in the United States and abroad.... 

Local Reproductive Freedom Index
November 11, 2017

Launched by the , the Local Reproductive Freedom Index is a first-of-its-kind initiative to evaluate the reproductive health, rights, and justice policies of the most populous cities in the United States.... 

Climate Watch
November 8, 2017

The Climate Watch platform provides open data, visualizations, and analysis designed to help policy makers, researchers, and other stakeholders learn more about global efforts to address climate change....

IHadCancer
October 25, 2017

IHadCancer is a social network that empowers people to take control of their lives before, during, and after cancer.... 

Everytown for Gun Safety
October 11, 2017

Launched in 2014 by former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg, Everytown for Gun Safety works to mobilize voter support for "common-sense gun policies" and an end to gun violence in America.... 

Center for Disaster Philanthropy
September 27, 2017

The Center for Disaster Philanthropy envisions a world where donors strategically plan for and respond to disasters in order to minimize their impact on vulnerable populations and communities....

WXshift
September 13, 2017

A project of Climate Central, WXshift provides up-to-date weather forecasts, trending climate news, and weather-related information through a local climate lens.....

National Climate Assessment
August 31, 2017

The National Climate Assessment summarizes the impacts of climate change on the United States, helping Americans to see what is actually happening with the climate and understand what it means for their lives, livelihoods, and future....

Southern Poverty Law Center's Hate Map
August 15, 2017

The center relies on information from group publications and websites, news and law enforcement reports, and other sources to determine whether a group should be classified as a hate group....

The Rockefeller Foundation: A Digital History
August 3, 2017

With the help of images, documents, and film clips from the Rockefeller Archive Center in Sleepy Hollow, New York, the Rockefeller Foundation's digital history site chronicles the growth and activities of the foundation from its establishment in the early years of the twentieth century to the present....