The Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement has a long way to go, but recent endorsements show it’s getting somewhere.
In a country that has always used race to justify inequality, ending police brutality is just the start.
The novelist offers an elegant answer to the question, “What is it to be human?”
In The Tyranny of the Meritocracy, Lani Guinier argues that the SATs have become “accurate reflectors of wealth and little else.”
It may seem like an obvious step, after joining the International Criminal Court. But the legal and political barriers are formidable.
In their quest to wipe out extra-legal racial violence, white liberals created a system that continues to kill black people—legally.
Many will rightly remember Rabbi Leonard Beerman for his political and moral advocacy. My memories of him are of a more personal nature.
As governors mull clemency, battered women should be at the top of the list.