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Sometimes women in positions of power are just as capable of abuse as powerful men. more

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Guns, guns, guns.

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Once we acknowledge gun ownership is both a right and a public health menace, we might be able to begin a discussion. more

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It's an ode to war, written by a slaveowner and set to the tune of a drinking song, that was used to drum up support for World War I. more

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In Shot, Kagan shows us how a random shooting in Los Angeles affects the victim, and the shooter, too. more

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In Theo Anthony’s “Rat Film,” rodent history intertwines with a human geography of urban injustice. more

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The film is one of those prize indies that spools out and grows in your head for days afterwards. more

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“Zero Dark Thirty” was a despicable piece of pro-CIA propaganda, but with “Detroit” the filmmaker has redeemed herself. more

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In concentrating their attention on Gore, the filmmakers have created a fawning depiction of a flawed politician. more

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Remembering that with each rebirth the Doctor obtains knowledge from his previous form, why not be reborn as a woman? more

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Two Netflix series featuring strong women shine a light on current issues of gender and race through a historical lens. more

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Robbins and Moyers talk about their mutual distress over the current Attorney General’s opposition to bipartisan prison reform. more

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"I’ve always used comedy to deal with unpleasantness in my life and in the world." more

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"I hear this “Pow!” and look over and people are fleeing and I see Erin limping away, clearly in pain. I thought, Oh, my God! Why did they shoot Erin?" more

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Dawn Starin

Anytime festivals call for piñatas, Donald Trump has become the go-to figure throughout the western hemisphere for thumping, bashing, walloping, and burning. more

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The image of Assange that emerges in "Risk" is complex, contradictory, controversial, and often troubling—and he may have severed ties with Poitras as a result. more

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“This Land is Our Land! This Land is Our Land! It is not your land, because it’s our land! Because we bought it. That’s why it’s our land! This land belongs to him and me! ” more

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This past week we heard a lot of “sorry”—or else we should have. Take a listen as the great Kate lays it on the line. more

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Chip Thomas

For thirty years, Chip Thomas has worked as a doctor in the Painted Desert region. He's also an artist, committed to sharing the stories and concerns of the Navajo people he works with. Take a look. more

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Benefits of ethnic studies programs go far beyond academics, helping students trust their education, and empowering them to become engaged to improve their schools. more

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