Justice

Marian Wright Edelman

More than 40 years ago the earliest planning for what would become the Children’s Defense Fund (CDF) took place at the Harvard Graduate...

Not every savior is a savior

[Housing]

Marking Fair Housing Month, the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law has issued a...

In New York City on April 24, 2014. A Celebration of Life for Mumia Abu Jamal's 60th Birthday.

Featuring a performance by M1 of dead prez.

The Riverside Church, Room 10T, 490...

Venerable Bhikkhu Bodhi

[Sustainable Agriculture]

Transitioning from an industrial model of agriculture to a system benefiting small-scale...

Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II

VOTING RIGHTS AND SOCIAL JUSTICE CRUSADER RESPONSIBLE FOR IGNITING “MORAL MONDAY” MOVEMENT, THE REV. DR. WILLIAM J. BARBER II, TO...

Pennsylvania House Republican, Mike Turzai in 2012-- Voter suppression will win us White House

[Commentary]

Nearly 50 years ago, President...

President Obama shown with Rev. Sharpton

REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT AT THE NATIONAL ACTION NETWORK’S 16TH ANNUAL CONVENTION

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Barack Obama at NAN's annual convention with Rev. Sharpton

[Publisher's Commentary]

President Barack Obama yesterday said the best way for...

Maybe "conservative" secessionists can learn from Jay Z's lyrics?

[Commentary]

“It’s amazing I'm in this maze with you/I just can't...

Eric Holder

Expected To Affect 70% of Federal Drug Offenders

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder—who testified before the U.S....

Bill Gates

[National]

The Gates Foundation is under fire for unsavory investments in GEO Group, the nation’s largest private prison...

Louis Scarcella-- was his attitude "who will miss a few Black men off the streets"?

[Speaking Truth To Power]

Under the new D.A. Ken...

Attorney General Eric Holder

Public Safety And Civil Rights Not Mutually Exclusive

Speech As Prepared By Attorney General Eric Holder. 2014...

President Obama, with Lilly Ledbetter, left. An Executive Order bans federal contractors from retaliating against employees. Obama vowed to enforce equal pay laws for women. Photo: ...

Flight 370-- anguish of family members

Millions of dollars, international effort, and anguish surround the search for Malaysia’s Flight 370. When interest fades,...

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