Posts Tagged: Black Lives Matter
Historically, our communities have failed to unite across borders to end racist state violence. That needs to change.
Trump’s use of federal paramilitaries is a classic tactic of autocrats to test how far they can push their authority in opposition-controlled regions.
Right-wing “intellectuals” uncomfortable with the Black Lives Matter movement have latched onto a dubious historical analogy.
The U.S. may be at the center of both pandemics, but -- as worldwide demonstrations show -- each is global.
The staging of professional sports events is deeply political. It’s only when someone breaks character that we notice it.
By demanding that certain material needs are so essential for human flourishing that they must be guaranteed to all, these rights directly challenge the logic of market fundamentalism.
Nine movement leaders from all over the world share their hopes for the year to come.
Government spying is a problem for everyone. But people of color, religious minorities, and political dissidents are far more likely to be victims of unwarranted monitoring.
2015 had more than its share of bad news. But it also saw groundbreaking victories on climate, marriage equality, the drug war, and diplomacy.