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In 1950, Baltimore was the sixth-most-populous city in the country. Today, it is 26th, and its remaining poor black residents are cut off from their more affluent neighbors.
There’s a world of urgent discourse beyond Dyson, West, and Gates.
After a more permissive approach to protests in the fall, de Blasio’s NYPD has returned to Occupy-era tactics of violent repression.
In this increasingly confined land, art is a vital escape—if you can get the instruments past the checkpoint.
We cannot turn away from police murders, but nor can we see them.
Is the promotion of violence inherent to any religion?
The emotional distance between Freddie Gray’s moving funeral and the chaos that followed isn’t as wide as it may seem.
It doesn’t stop with Ferguson—common underlying problems create conflict and tension across the country.
The death of Freddie Gray in police custody has sparked outrage over the conduct of the Baltimore Police Department.
The Daily Show’s Aasif Mandvi hopes his mock sitcom will make us laugh our way to becoming Halal in the Family.