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Defying conventional wisdom, the huge win by the Yes Equality campaign involved young and old, rural and urban, Catholic and non-Catholic voters.
The country’s political landscape has changed beyond recognition, with left-wing parties gaining everywhere.
The activists join a rich tradition of women working to end conflict.
As a mother, I feel that it is my responsibility to support others whose children have fallen victim to police violence, and to be a voice for my son Sean Bell.
In Baltimore, “effort and excellent is trumped by inheritance and access,” Jackson says.
Now is the time for Mayor Rawlings Blake to put an end to Baltimore police militarization.
The man in the middle raised concerns about overturning millennia of tradition, but he also emphasized the dignity legal marriage confers to same-sex couples.
A win for LGBT advocates would be historic, but uncertainty over religious exemptions and the status of domestic partnerships and civil unions remains.
Do you know the key moments in the struggle for gender equality?
The feminist movement surges into public consciousness, but backlash to basic freedoms never goes away.