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For Latinos and Asian- and Arab-Americans, Ferguson is our fight too.
There’s at least one line every Marine knows: “Never point a weapon at anything you do not intend to shoot.” The St. Louis County Police Department apparently never received that memo.
We can undo the policies facilitating police violence in Ferguson.
Eric Garner’s death marks a darkening mood fifty years after Freedom Summer.
For Nadine Gordimer in 1983, the arts in South Africa were simply “the sum of various states of alienation.”
African-Americans and white people struggled together during the civil rights era. We need that once again.
Joshua DuBois makes an unconvincing argument against the criticism of President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper initiative.
In a guise of scientific seriousness, Nicholas Wade’s new book revives the discredited ideas of history’s most notorious racists.
A new book distorts science to define race.
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