Michaela Jae Rodriguez
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Washington D.C.

A 24-year veteran corrections officer says his superiors repeatedly ignored his complaints of discrimination and intimidation from his fellow officers and from incarcerated people. 

November 17 2021 3:30 PM

Antonio Zephir says the neighbors have harassed him previously, and he is seeking a restraining order.

October 20 2021 2:47 PM

He cut a deal with the FBI after yelling at a crowd to disarm a police officer, and being reportedly turned in by his own family. 

October 08 2021 10:14 AM

“I realized that I cannot fight the system,” Ruby Corado said. “The system is not meant to support people who are in need."

October 06 2021 11:34 AM

The space agency rejected concerns over the naming of the James Webb Space Telescope, saying there isn't evidence that Webb participated in the Lavender Scare while he led NASA. 

October 01 2021 12:12 PM

Casa Ruby, founded in 2012, provides a variety of services to LGBTQ+ youth in Washington, D.C.

September 30 2021 5:52 PM