Wednesday, June 3, 2020
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Lift Us Up: Meet the activists on the front lines of the battle for...

We look at the criminalization of black and brown students that has led to what is known as the school-to-prison pipeline.

3 things schools should teach about America’s history of white supremacy

Schools have ample opportunities to include much more about White supremacy, racial discrimination, and racial violence into school curricula.

Rising politics of intolerance and the need for unity

Division in any form, including nationalism, and competition go against human nature.
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The 5 biggest corporate lies about unions

Don’t believe the corporate lies.

Civil Rights: From Sundance, to Selma, to South Carolina

In 1915 one of the most nakedly racist films was screened in the White House. One hundred years later a very different film, directed by an African-American woman, was screened there. Change happens, slowly, but it happens. Could the birth of a new nation be at hand?

Asylum seekers on US-Mexico border are waiting for days in the hot sun, told...

Democracy Now! went to the international bridge in Brownsville, Texas, and found asylum seekers waiting for days in the hot sun after being told the United States was full.

The Guardian criticized for misrepresenting truth in Nicaragua

A group of advocates for Nicaragua wrote the publication to correct the record, but the Guardian refuses to publish their letter to the editor.

Progressive Briefing for Thursday, August 9, 2018

The first ever Muslim Congresswoman, Zinke blames wildfires on environmentalists, Trump wants to open California's public lands to fracking, and more.

Exploring the top immigrant-friendly cities in the United States

In the years and decades since, many cities have passed their ordinances to defend immigrants and refugees by various means.