Stories by Kristen Gwynne

Kristen Gwynne is a freelance reporter based in New York. Her work has appeared in The Nation, Salon and subscribe to Kristen Gwynne's feed

Posted on: Sep 14, 2015, Source: The Guardian

In a case that has drawn the attention of Sister Helen Prejean, attorney says man was sentenced to death ‘because he’s poor.'

Posted on: May 16, 2014, Source: RH Reality Check

Marijuana may be legal in Colorado, yet harsh drug war laws still penalize society's most marginalized women.

Posted on: Apr 19, 2013, Source: AlterNet

By monitoring social media and using crowd-sourced evidence, authorities have turned the public into both suspects and investigators.

Posted on: Nov 18, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Legalization in two states has sparked a groundbreaking discussion about domestic and international policy.