On the heels of the War of 1812, society began to drastically change due to government action and technological innovation. As some Americans prospered, many were left to wither.
Most Americans know little about this conflict between the young republic and Britain, and that's too bad: Its painful lessons might benefit us today.
Despite hailing from historically marginalized and impoverished communities, members of the movement have faith they will prevail against poverty.
Demonstrations by Families Belong Together aim at separation of immigrant families in U.S. detention centers.