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Faced with police brutality, white hostility and entrenched racism, young activists are showing the world a new kind of resistance.
By facilitating access to treatment and services, Seattle’s drug-enforcement program actually helps those suffering from substance abuse, while revolutionizing criminal justice.
The case of Ayyub Abdul-Alim fits a decades-long pattern of government criminalization of African-American Muslims.
History suggests that progress in racial justice comes only when American leaders see it as crucial to US geopolitical interests.
The protests that followed the police shooting of Michael Brown created a network of youth in revolt.
Like the Civil Rights Act, the Wilderness Act brought about justice, but also compassion for the planet.
Overcoming years of tensions and divisions, parents and teachers are linking arms to save public schools.
What if, instead of accepting a future of climate catastrophe and private profits, we decide to change everything?
A host of new groups are reviving the grassroots fight for racial equality.
Black women have made connections between their struggles and those of black men since the 1800s.