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As a mother, I feel that it is my responsibility to support others whose children have fallen victim to police violence, and to be a voice for my son Sean Bell.
Guy Carawan's music had a message and his songs became the unofficial anthems of the Civil Rights movement.
In Baltimore, “effort and excellent is trumped by inheritance and access,” Jackson says.
Now is the time for Mayor Rawlings Blake to put an end to Baltimore police militarization.
The criminal-justice system is set up never to jail police. Could restorative justice serve communities better?
From Ferguson to Baltimore, the message is clear: protest at your peril.
As the nation marks the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War, the efforts of the anti-war movement are being erased from history.
The man in the middle raised concerns about overturning millennia of tradition, but he also emphasized the dignity legal marriage confers to same-sex couples.
The emotional distance between Freddie Gray’s moving funeral and the chaos that followed isn’t as wide as it may seem.
Leading intellectuals are outraged that Monique Canto-Sperber, who famously quashed two events sponsored by Israel critics, is being given the stage to discuss “freedom of speech.”