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Faced with police brutality, white hostility and entrenched racism, young activists are showing the world a new kind of resistance.
By facilitating access to treatment and services, Seattle’s drug-enforcement program actually helps those suffering from substance abuse, while revolutionizing criminal justice.
The case of Ayyub Abdul-Alim fits a decades-long pattern of government criminalization of African-American Muslims.
History suggests that progress in racial justice comes only when American leaders see it as crucial to US geopolitical interests.
The protests that followed the police shooting of Michael Brown created a network of youth in revolt.
The legendary songwriter about his politics, his fourteenth studio album and what it was like the first time he saw Springsteen perform.
The People's Climate March proves the climate movement has reached critical mass, like the civil rights movement, antiwar, feminist and gay movements before it.
The movement to stop climate change needs both mass mobilizations and direct action.
Like the Civil Rights Act, the Wilderness Act brought about justice, but also compassion for the planet.
Overcoming years of tensions and divisions, parents and teachers are linking arms to save public schools.