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Maynard was a champion of the idea that newsrooms needed to reflect the communities they covered and served.

(Photo by Lynne Graves/Sojourner Truth Memorial - Florence, CC BY-NC 2.0)

No economic opportunity agenda for women can be complete without Black women’s needs, experiences and dreams at the forefront.

Today, a coalition of activists beat the well-funded cable lobby as the FCC voted to use Title II reclassification to preserve net neutrality. 

The FCC has guaranteed net neutrality, for now. But special interests will try to elect a president to undo it.

In his years as a state legislator, Walker repeatedly pushed for higher incarceration and a bigger role for the private prison industry.

The tragic death of Trayvon Martin inspired a new generation of activists who fight to make black lives matter.

Gaza City

The first quarter-century of crisis over eastern Mediterranean natural gas has been nothing but prelude.

Nation correspondent traveled to the canyon in 1893 and told readers back East what he saw.

As ignorant armies clash by night, civilians bear the brunt of a collapsing economy.

Fifty years after the first US troops came ashore at Da Nang, the Vietnamese are still coping with unexploded bombs and Agent Orange.

Activists and organizers gathered at the Schomburg Center to interrogate the current conditions of American policing.

The issues that matter most to Americans won’t be adequately explored by a coronation of Hillary Clinton.

A win for the Edward Snowden documentary is a win for democracy.

Fifteen former students of the for-profit Corinthian college chain are launching a debt strike to allow other debtors to do just that.

The romance in the film isn’t perverse—and that’s the problem.

Workers want full-time jobs and a living wage, not a publicity stunt.

The new documentary The Hunting Ground is a reminder that the campus rape crisis is real.

MLS players are unified and willing to strike. But they cannot win this without support.

For Rudy Giuliani, the greater the threat or instability, the more money he makes.