Posts Tagged: racism
The landmark U.S. disability rights legislation became the basis for an international treaty embraced by much of the world — but not, ironically, by the U.S. itself.
China has its vanishing girls. North Korea has its disappeared prisoners. And America has a generation of missing, jailed, and dead black men.
As a mom, it's my responsibility to demand an end to this cycle of violence, institutionalized racism, and police militarization.
Our own progress against racism in the United States remains too recent, too fragile, and too incomplete to go on abetting apartheid in Israel.
Ferguson put America's racial apartheid on the global stage.
Not only has Japan been unable to face its past, it’s weighed down by a staggering national debt.
Mass incarceration and militarized police forces are two of the most potent tools in a panoply of repressive instruments of power used by Israel and the U.S.
Fashions come and go. And this year, across the broad swath of Eurasia, fascism is in.
Europe will never fully democratize until the Roma enjoy the same rights, privileges, and opportunities as their European brethren.
The peace movement has a vital stake in building a movement powerful enough to challenge those who would restrict voting rights or violate civil liberties with racial profiling.