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Priyanka Chopra Opens Dialogue On Discrimination
Priyanka Chopra shares her experiences with racism when she first came to the United States as a teenager.
Muslim Woman Responds To Bigotry With A Smile In Photo With Protesters
"I wanted them to see my joy,” Shaymaa Ismaa’eel said about confronting anti-Muslim protesters at the Islamic Circle of North America convention.
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Stan Lee’s 1968 Column Denouncing Racism ‘Plaguing The World’ Goes Viral Again
"The only way to destroy them is to expose them — to reveal them for the insidious evils they really are," the Marvel Universe pioneer wrote 50 years ago.
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'The Bachelorette' Still Thinks Love Is Beyond Politics
Maybe for Becca and Garrett it will be. But for most viewers, that vision doesn't match up with the world we live in.
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Lawyer Who Ranted Against Spanish-Speakers Faces Office Eviction, Disciplinary Complaint
He's been hounded by reporters and may get a surprise serenade from a mariachi band.
HHS Welcomes Back Official Who Shared Bigoted Social Media Posts
Ximena Barreto remains at the federal agency, but is no longer part of its communications office.
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These Anti-Japanese Signs From World War II Are A Warning Against Bigotry Today
"We don't want any Japs back here -- EVER!" reads one WWII-era sign.
Sikh Canadian Politician Brilliantly Foils Racist Woman During Event
Instead of getting upset, Jagmeet Singh led the crowd in a chant of his campaign slogan, "Love and courage."
Trump’s Trans Troop Hypocrisy
Donald Trump’s message to the troops revealed a glaring hypocrisy in his military policy, a hypocrisy that was quickly reinforced by Mike Pence.
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Trump's Presidency Has Normalized A New Meanness In America
Chancellor's Professor of Public Policy, University of Califor...
Since Trump came on the scene, hate crimes have soared and America has become even more polarized.
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Evangelicals Will Own The Death Trump Doles Out
Author, Editor, Speaker, Activist
As Trump pushes a cruel, discriminatory agenda, America's evangelical voters bear the burden of responsibility.
McCain in Memphis: Straight Talk or Double Talk?
President of the 1.6 Million-Member AFSCME Union
Senator McCain admits that he was wrong in the past. He should, of course, be ashamed of his record, which includes far more than just a vote against a national holiday for Dr. King.
We Cry And We Fight: The Failure Of HB142
Robyn Henderson-Espinoza, PhD
Director of Public Theology Initiatives at Faith Matters Network
They failed me, my body, and our community.
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To The Racist Guy Who Picked Up My Pencil During Class
Founder of "We, Too, Are America," student at Villanova Univer...
Being polite does not excuse your racism.
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Why Do You Keep Telling Me To Be Afraid?
Patrick J. Kearney
Veteran teacher and an advocate for public education. Opinion...
What if we all just agreed to be afraid of the bad guys?
Can An Uprising Of Love Counter The Gaslighting of America?
J. Bob Alotta
Activist, Filmaker and Executive Director of Astraea Lesbian F...
Love as resistance. Love as actionable honesty.
Parsing HB-2's Bathroom Babble
Harold Anthony Lloyd
Wake Forest Law School Professor
The toothless babble of HB-2 "protects" no one other than perhaps employers whose employees have more restricted rights as a result. Let's repeal this political mess that backfired on McCrory and will backfire on Berger and Moore as well if we don't move on.
To My Muslim Best Friend
21-year-old Law student, published writer and activist
I stand beside you in a world seemingly growing more hostile to your faith.
This Is Not A Time To Let A 'Who Has It Worse' Conversation Divide Black And Latino Communities
Immigrant Rights Advocate and Author, "My (Underground) Americ...
We need each other.
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Milo's Audience Grows Immediately After Violent Protests
Sociology guy, finance hobbyist and politics junkie currently ...
Milo’s strategy is essentially: ridicule, provoke, confirm then spread.
Irish American Apologists For Trump's Visa Ban Should Know Better
Senior Advisor, Human Rights First
Thirty and forty years ago, Irish people in Britain were routinely shunned by neighbors and work colleagues, our Irish cultural centers attacked.
Civil Rights Aren’t Just For Minorities – They’re For Everyone
Husband, father, teacher, education advocate
White apathy toward instances of racial injustice inevitably allows civil rights violations to afflict broader American society.
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