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Some highlights from the confirmation hearings of one of the most opposed U.S. Attorney General nominees in history. more

Jan 11, 2017 11:00 AM Dispatches

The North Carolina Republicans are attempting a coup, but the resistance is in place. more

Dec 19, 2016 5:05 PM Dispatches

In the wake of the 2016 election, civil rights lawyers can still lay claim to the hard-fought victories of their predecessors. more

Dec 19, 2016 3:42 PM Op-Eds

A journalist and blogger who helped launch Al Jazeera America, Ali has a lot to say about the sources of creativity. more

Dec 7, 2016 4:30 PM Magazine

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David Bacon

Reforming the electoral college is key to saving the democracy. People are working on it. more

Nov 29, 2016 4:29 PM Magazine 3 Comments

Image by Seatacular Colin Kaepernick changed both the sports world and the real world in August when he refused to stand for the national anthem and said, “I am not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses black p... more

Nov 2, 2016 4:43 PM Magazine

For the first time in modern history, a major U.S. presidential candidate seems to be promoting an armed insurrection against the government. more

Oct 18, 2016 1:21 PM Magazine

When a stomach ache can land you in jail. more

Oct 7, 2016 3:01 PM Magazine

Problems with lead extend well beyond Flint more

Sep 23, 2016 4:38 PM Dispatches

The nation’s only university-sponsored hip-hop and urban arts scholarship program. more

Sep 1, 2016 8:44 PM Dispatches

His should be a household name. more

Aug 9, 2016 12:00 AM Magazine 2 Comments

Courts are finding these laws racially discriminatory in both effect and intent. more

Aug 2, 2016 4:07 PM Op-Eds 2 Comments

No matter how much Trump and his enablers yell about “political correctness” they no longer have the privileges of the past. more

Jul 22, 2016 5:21 PM Dispatches 3 Comments

He was shot doing his job—walking a young man with autism back to his group home. more

Jul 21, 2016 4:09 PM Dispatches

"Do we love everybody?" more

Jul 19, 2016 2:46 PM Dispatches

Not discussed in the current ruling, is that Fisher did not fall below a bright line by which Whites were rejected and minorities admitted. more

Jun 24, 2016 6:31 PM Public School Shakedown

Madison Police Chief Mike Koval is taking a wait-and-see approach. more

Jun 22, 2016 8:22 PM Dispatches 1 Comments

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