Calls in Immigration Battles to Return to Days of Slavery

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Vicious, hateful rhetoric out of the mouths of Republicans roars a backwards mindset, the dehumanization of immigrants as segments they wish to continue to isolate.

A Tiered System of Justice, the Veil and ‘Double Consciousness’

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Black people may see racism as central to their reality, while white people may consider racism a thing of the past.

Police Brutality: My Final Words

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Quentin Lucas realizes he may die one day at the hands of the police, so he wrote what would be his final words now.

The Good Die Young and the Bad Try to Make Money Off It

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View image | gettyimages.com “Monsters aren’t born. They are created”…  Good men, are you buying that? ––– I’m so furious right now! I just got off the phone with my UCSB-student daughter, who informed me about a slasher film titled, Del Playa, being promoted for release. A petition with 20,000 signatures so far is being […]

Songs the CIA Used to Torture People

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Brave New Films has a new playlist for us.

Nowhere but Barstow and Prison

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A small, Jewish woman and a sturdy black man over six feet tall have a lot in common, “human beings must rescue themselves.”

We Cannot Teach Race Without Addressing What it Means to be ‘White’

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What is the experience of white students when racial issues are being taught in classrooms? Are we missing engaging an essential part of diversity?

Women and People of Color Soon on U.S. Paper Currency?

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Does putting a woman on the $20-bill represent actual change? Or does it mask systemic sexism and racism?

First Hispanic Poet Laureate: Juan Felipe Herrera

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Could this signal a new direction for US literature.

If Jesus Returned to the People Again

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… only atheists would believe in him.

In-Between “Racialized” Category of European-Heritage Jews

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Warren Blumenfeld explains why race is a continuum — not a simple line with “white” on one side and “people of color” on the oth

The Texting Dead: 14 Ways We Are More Borg than Human

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Is screen media steadily marching us toward the end of times?

Community Healing Starts With One Out of Work Friend

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Sun Cedar is staffed by the formerly incarcerated and the homeless.

Open Carry of Guns in Nevada Schools?

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Despite being defeated twice, Nevada lawmakers are STILL trying to force Campus Carry onto schools that don’t want it

Fed Up: Why The Federal Reserve Needs Reform

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It’s our economy too, and when big decisions on the economy are made, our voices need to be heard.

Call For Submissions: How Do You Keep Your Head Above Water?

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We are living in rapidly changing times, unwritten social rules are constantly being challenged, structural discrimination is exposed more each day.