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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

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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“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 1 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

Wearing anything in Santa red will land you in solitary confinement. It’s a gang color, and a serious violation of prison rules. more

Dec 21, 2016 3:14 PM Op-Eds 1 Comments

To get an idea of how twisted Trump’s cabinet nominees are, try thinking this through in the world of sports. more

Dec 13, 2016 9:34 PM Dispatches

Maybe I should only be shocked that I wasn’t shocked a long time ago. more

Dec 9, 2016 3:33 PM Dispatches 3 Comments

In the wake of a hate crime, one community member shares thoughts on the importance of criticism. more

Nov 25, 2016 2:34 PM Dispatches 3 Comments

At a Q&A event at UW-Madison the group reminded listeners how quickly repression can happen. more

Nov 18, 2016 6:51 PM Dispatches

A writer remembers the music legend. more

Nov 16, 2016 2:40 PM Dispatches 1 Comments

New documentary calls for a close examination of the role of the press in our democracy. more

Nov 4, 2016 2:33 PM Dispatches

Erin Thornley-Parisi of the Dane County Rape Crisis Center talks about what this means for women—and men—everywhere. more

Nov 2, 2016 10:47 PM Dispatches

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