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Writing for us back in the 1980s, Judge, now a key figure in the Kavanaugh drama, displayed a concern for social justice, and a progressive vision for the world. more

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Sarah Huckabee Sanders says there’s a whole lot she “can’t guarantee” about her boss. more

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Mutante

As the midterm elections approach, we’d better prepare for another misinformation onslaught from Russia, without love. Here’s how. more

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An Interview with Seymour Hersh more

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Ed cared about working people—and was a singular voice for labor rights and social justice. more

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Mike Licht

A porn star has the President in the hot seat—and she’s highlighting that sex workers are, and always have been, key players in the fight for social justice. more

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Ernesto Aguilar

Many people are aware of the challenges of urban gentrification, but smaller cities and rural places also suffer from housing shortages and high rents. Community radio stations are playing an important role in addressing the problem. more

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Sinclair Broadcasting is not only the biggest owner of local television stations in the country, they are also the fastest growing. Thanks to Trump, they are about to get a whole lot bigger. more

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Peter Tkac

The shooting of journalist Ján Kuciak sparked massive protests. more

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Jon S

The 1968 report cited that media coverage was framed “from the standpoint of a white man's world.” Half a century later, white media gatekeepers have maintained the disturbing status quo. more

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US Marine Corps

Black History Month shouldn’t be an excuse to ignore African American history for the other eleven months of the year. more

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Politifact

In an age when anyone with access to a computer or smartphone can spread falsehoods, we all have a civic duty to be discerning news consumers. more

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Negative Space

The social media giant wants to uplift local news in its algorithms. But IRL, it’s complicated. more

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PBS NewsHour

The ‘New York Times’ columnist Brooks often plays the reasonable centrist—but he’s fueling dangerous misconceptions that pit women’s autonomy against other urgent priorities. more

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The U.S. Press Freedom Tracker has documented dozens of attacks on journalists last year, including arrests and physical assaults. more

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Sad from all that “difficult news”? Well, Facebook’s got a treat for you! more

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Eleven images from a new exhibit capture the role photojournalists played in giving Americans a window into the Civil Rights movement, and what it was up against. more

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Alexei Wood

“This Trump thing is so whack, and I’m glad people are pissed, I like populist movements—I love the pushback, I love the resistance...and I sure as shit found it.” more

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