Public News Service - Social Issues

Columbus, OH - About 70 Ohio schools have been cited for high dropout rates in a recent national report, and the state is looking for ways to improve ...Read More
Des Moines, IA – It's being called an "inconvenient truth" about childbirth. Every year in Iowa and the rest of America, an increasing number ...Read More
Cheyenne, WY – The numbers of same-sex couples in Wyoming, and throughout the Rocky Mountain West, are up by close to 700 percent, and rising ...Read More
Boise, ID – It's being called a "population explosion." The number of same-sex couples in Idaho has increased by almost 700 percent, according ...Read More
Boston, MA – Linda Mason of Belmont says the troubled nation of Niger isn't racked by violence on a daily basis, and that, ironically, could be ...Read More
Pierre, SD - Policymakers and educators agree that increasing teacher pay in South Dakota is important, but how to do it remains a sticking point ...Read More
Milwaukee, WI – Wisconsin's women veterans are being honored this weekend as the "Stateswomen of the Year," for their leadership in the ...Read More
Minneapolis, MN – November is "National Adoption Month," and children's advocates are encouraging prospective parents to consider adopting one ...Read More
Silverton, OR – Oregon lawmakers may not be doing enough to protect the state from future economic downturns. A new analysis from the Oregon ...Read More
Charleston, WV – An effort to get 'big money' out of state politics kicks off today, with renewed support for election reform from a coalition ...Read More
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