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Edward P. Jones’s characters know that everything they’ve worked for might suddenly be taken from them.
As we saw in this election, people of color can no longer be called "minorities." It's time to seize that power in the fight for true equality.
In 2012, white supremacy not only lost the election. It was a crucial factor in explaining how Obama won.
Can the two central images of Poland during World War II—a country of heroes and a country of collaborators—ever be combined?
Public sympathies and political outcomes over the Amistad Africans drifted in opposite directions.
Nearly every single community member speaking at recent hearing on stop-and-frisk opposed the NYPD’s controversial policy.
Republican Governor Bob McDonnell is restoring the voting rights of more formerly incarcerated residents than any previous administration. And it’s still a drop in the bucket.
On October 22, people across the country gathered for the seventeenth National Day of Protest to Stop Police Brutality, Repression and the Criminalization of a Generation.
American Freedom Defense Initiative's Islamophobic ad campaign faced massive pushback from the forces of decency and justice.
From voter ID laws to inaccessible polling stations, Native voters in Arizona face a cascading series of hurdles to participating in the November election.
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