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As part of a nationwide festival of tributes to Pete Seeger in 2005, Studs Terkel offered this essay on the life and times of an American balladeer.
Terri Schiavo's life and death raise issues of acceptance, equity and rights.
A growing student movement is taking the company to task for its record on human rights around the globe.
Educators share strategies for opposing the war.
This year's World Social Forum gave culture its due--and reaped the rewards.
The immediate outcome of the Supreme Court's 5-to-4 decision in Roper v.
A talk with hip-hop historian Jeff Chang.
"Expert testimony" does not mean having a badge or a degree.
Absent George W. Bush's undergoing a conversion like St. Paul's on the road to Damascus, there probably won't be much good environmental news out of Washington in Bush's second term.
A federal magistrate in Georgia sentenced eleven people to prison for up to six months last week for crossing the line onto a military base in an act of nonviolent civil disobedience last fall.