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Despite a campaign to silence them, philosophers Judith Butler and Omar Barghouti spoke at Brooklyn College on Thursday night. In an exclusive, The Nation presents the text of Butler’s remarks.
Rejecting proposals to tighten borders, a network of grassroots groups calls for reform based on “human, labor and civil rights for all.”
State Assemblyman Dov Hikind was deeply involved in the Jewish Defense League, which the FBI listed as a “violent extremist Jewish organization.” Other officials should be questioning him, not the college.
Against the backdrop of record deportations, undocumented activists outline what it would take to make immigration reform both comprehensive and meaningful.
Shawn Francis Peters’s The Catonsville Nine.
We all know the damage done by corporate money in politics. On January 19, we have the opportunity to do something about it.
A decade after Illinois Governor George Ryan emptied death row and pardoned four innocent men who were tortured by police under Commander Jon Burge, the city of Chicago has not admitted to its collective crimes.
Local and state governments are gaining the ability to restore basic services and infrastructure.
The victories of 2012 demand we double down in the fight against global warming.
Peace forces could join with labor, civil rights and environmental coalitions to pressure Obama to “do some nation-building here at home.”