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Black Lives Matter
Black Lives Matter news and analysis from The Nation
December 1, 2017
Protesters Against Police Violence Risk the Very Thing They’re Fighting
In Baton Rouge, community members protesting Alton Sterling’s death faced police brutality, unjustified arrests, and jail time—and lasting trauma.
November 10, 2017
Philadelphia Just Elected the Most Radical DA in the Country—Now What?
Larry Krasner has pledged to fight mass incarceration, and activists say they’ll be watching.
November 2, 2017
Please Stop Calling Black Activism ‘Divisive’
The coverage of Russian hacking runs the risk of marginalizing black voices.
October 23, 2017
Russian Trolling of US Social Media May Have Been Much Greater Than We Thought
The latest revelations from inside Russia heighten concern over Moscow’s Internet “troll farm.”
October 16, 2017
Join Chicago Activists in Their Fight Against a $95 Million Police-Training Academy
They are demanding that the funds be spent on resources like schools, clinics, and housing.
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October 12, 2017
Letters From the October 30, 2017, Issue
… Down with epistocracy… BLM articles matter… In Manning
… English lessons…
October 6, 2017
Trump Thinks Protest Is a Worse Offense Than Treason
He has suggested that those who desecrate the flag should lose their citizenship.
Patricia J. Williams
September 28, 2017
A Professional Athlete’s Reply to Trump
September 26, 2017
Demand Immediate Aid for Puerto Rico
You can also register your friends and family to vote and march for racial justice.
September 24, 2017
For the NFL, It Was ‘Choose-Your-Side Sunday’
Donald Trump thought targeting NFL players with his racialized venom would be smart politics. He was wrong.