Nine incredibly important things that happened this year that most people aren’t talking about.
- Human rights abuses in North Korean prisons reached a level not seen since Nazi atrocities.
- The Tea Party became a major advocate for solar energy.
- The Supreme Court green-lighted the execution of people with severe mental disabilities.
- Vaccine conspiracy theories created local epidemics of deadly, previously eradicated diseases.
- American cities criminalized homelessness.