Stories by Joanna Walters

Joanna Walters is a freelance journalist based in New York City. Follow her on Twitter at @Joannawalters13. subscribe to Joanna Walters's feed

Posted on: Feb 15, 2017, Source: The Guardian

The new president has driven some to make a statement with their bank accounts—despite fears such a protest could send demonstrators to jail.

Posted on: Jun 22, 2015, Source: The Guardian

Judy Shalom Nir-Mozes quickly deleted the offending tweet and apologized – but it was too late to avoid mounting criticism: ‘You’d better erase this’

Posted on: May 13, 2015, Source: The Guardian

FBI says no indication that terrorism was a factor in Philadelphia derailment that killed at least six and left another six critically injured.

Posted on: Apr 18, 2015, Source: The Guardian

Documents designated ‘enemy forces’ to include ‘general protesters.'

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

A bill has passed both houses of the legislature and now awaits the governor's signature.

Posted on: Mar 27, 2015, Source: The Guardian

The Department of Justice has been asked to investigate claims of ‘sadistic’ treatment, including threats of violence if inmates did not comply.

Posted on: Mar 20, 2015, Source: The Guardian

Martese Johnson: "The trauma of what those officers did will stay with me forever."

Posted on: Dec 6, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Police say SUV crash that killed 15-year-old Thursday night was no accident.

Posted on: Aug 11, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Humpbacks and great whites abundant off NY and NJ coast.