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News and Features
As the nation marks the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War, the efforts of the anti-war movement are being erased from history.
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.”
Interviews with Harvard professors Naomi Oreskes and James Anderson about universities’ moral imperative to join the fight against fossil fuel.
Caravana43 will visit more than 40 US cities this spring to spread the call for justice—and against US funding of the drug war.
Bryan Burrough’s new book should lead us to ask why extremists are so frequently able to hijack movements fighting for social justice.
The feminist movement surges into public consciousness, but backlash to basic freedoms never goes away.
After three decades of neoliberal economic policies and the staggering inequality they have produced, we are witnessing a rebirth of socialist ideals.
The “logic” of capitalist development has left a nightmare of environmental destruction in its wake.
The future will follow an unpredictable route, but we must still follow a compass called hope.