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

May 18, 2017 5:33 PM Dispatches

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Yoon Kim

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

May 15, 2017 4:55 PM Dispatches

"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

May 11, 2017 1:42 PM Dispatches

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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

May 5, 2017 7:29 AM Dispatches

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Praxis Films

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

May 3, 2017 3:25 PM Dispatches

“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

Apr 25, 2017 10:24 PM Dispatches 1 Comments

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

Apr 19, 2017 1:45 PM Multimedia

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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

Apr 11, 2017 2:48 PM Dispatches

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U.S. National Archives and Records Administration, Public Domain

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

Mar 27, 2017 2:26 PM Public School Shakedown

The best way to make a piece of legislation bulletproof is to name it after a child, especially a disabled child. more

Mar 24, 2017 9:42 AM Dispatches 1 Comments

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Mona Shaikh

Her work has been banned in her home country Pakistan, which she’s described as “a land of virgins,” and she’s even received death threats. more

Mar 23, 2017 9:12 AM Dispatches

Travel ban on Hades... more

Mar 9, 2017 12:00 AM Dispatches

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dignidadrebelde

“In the middle of catastrophe, in the middle of disaster, people—particularly people who have already suffered—see an opportunity to evolve to another stage of humanity.” more

Mar 8, 2017 12:19 PM Dispatches

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Hollywood Reporter

Almost half of the 2016 tenth annual Progie Awards—which highlight progressive features, documentaries, and artists—have been awarded to African American talents. No “diversity drought” here. more

Feb 25, 2017 12:00 AM Dispatches

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Hollywood Reporter

Instead of rewarding only glitz and glamour The Progie awards zoom in last year's best commentary on the human condition. Here are the picks for the year. more

Jan 19, 2017 12:00 AM Dispatches

In today’s world, common ground is in the weirdest places. more

Jan 5, 2017 3:36 PM Dispatches 2 Comments

Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz’s books are major contributions toward reckoning with the roots of our American tragedy. more

Dec 27, 2016 3:43 PM Dispatches

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