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Winnie Byanyima, Executive Director, Oxfam International

[Comment]

As Winnie Byanyima, Executive Director, Oxfam International puts it: “...

Rep. John Conyers has been introducing a Reparations Bill in the House for decades

[Reparations Moving Forward]

There is a lot of hatred...

Public advocate Letitia James

[Stop And Frisk]

Community safety advocates and legal experts from the across the city and nation were joined...

Johnson declared "unconditional" war on poverty. With Republicans' ineptitude what will Obama say in State of Union?

This month we recount President Lyndon...

Columnist says President Obama is a progressive, not liberal, and there's big difference

[Beneath The Spin]

The reason I make a distinction...

Even many main stream politicians have now re-assessed their views on Snowden

[Comment]

From the beginning, US foreign policy has been...

Measuring children living in poverty. Source www.kidscount.org

[Op-Ed: War On Poverty]

Wednesday,...

Marian Wright Edelman

[National: Commentary]

During his 1964 State of the Union Address, President...

What if US focused on pharmaceuticals instead?

[Speaking Truth To Power]

As American public opinion shifts on the issue of marijuana...

Amiri Baraka

[Tribute]

Amiri Baraka once said: “Art is a weapon in the struggle...

Trayvon Martin -- it wasn't meant to be this way any longer

[Honoring Dr. King's Legacy]

Fifty years have come and gone since the 1963...

Dr. King

[Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday]

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr said "and I come here tonight and plead with you" that "...

Marian Wright Edelman -- nation's number one children's advocate

In 'Where Do We Go From Here: Chaos or Community?' Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. says: "The United...

Debo Adegbile

[Commentary]

Debo Adegbile is an excellent choice to be the next Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights.  He is...

President Obama's State of the Union address can challenge America on the nation's shortcomings

[Op-Ed: Reflections On Dr. King's Birthday]

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