Why Grand Juries Don’t Indict Cops When They Kill

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Sometimes it takes a visual to explain truths the mind can’t accept.

Pray for Newtown: Trying to See the Light

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Michael Kasdan reflects on the Sandy Hook school shooting that took place in Newtown, Connecticut two years ago.

The Pursuit of Hope: Rediscovering Humanity for All

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Ernest Roberts believes that with a little faith, we can blur the lines between black and white.

Equality Before the Law—2014

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Matthew Rozsa explains the difference between the perception of equality and the reality of discrimination.

The Silent War of Mental Illness, Disability and Ferguson

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Erin Kelly examines the impact of wrongful death due to mental illness and disability in the midst of the tragic events in Ferguson, Missouri.

Ferguson: Black & White Solutions

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Here are a few solutions that we can implement to help alleviate the tension between Black and White Americans, and address sociopolitical & economic issues.

Waiting for More Than Just a Verdict

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Billy Flood hopes that in the wait for justice, we can find a way to understand one another and find answers together.

Life Without Justice

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Is Life Without Parole an unjust punishment? Can it ever be just?

Reclaiming Wonder From Above our Small Blue Home

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We live on a fragile, small planet in a wondrous huge universe. We have to give it the care and respect it needs to sustain us.

To the Trolls of the Internet

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Artist Shane Koyczan speaks to the trolls we’ve all had to face.

Can the Current Prison System be Reformed?

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From inside the prison system, Spoon Jackson makes a blunt statement on prison reform.

Peaceful Citizen Activists Blocking Hate is a Beautiful Thing!

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The power of one, a few and many to do the right thing and fight for equality, fairness and a just society is an awesome force for change and for good

Ferguson, MO & Beyond Heroes, Holidays, Food & Festivals

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How do we move beyond a narrow focus on race and justice in the USA?

Lobby Hobby — Take THAT, Separation of Church and State!

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The Hobby Lobby controversy is still relevant. A production company dropped this funny video recently skewering the arts and crafts chain.

If I Were an Evil Genius

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Entertainment is a powerful tool of control. Do those who own the media own you?