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CNN fires Marc Lamont Hill for advocating for Palestinian freedom
Largest mass bailout in history releases hundreds from Rikers
Indigenous women sue Canada & its health authorities over forced sterilizations as recent as 2017
Continuing the tradition of Black youth organizations’ solidarity with Palestine
Alyssa Milano demands Women’s March leaders condemn Farrakhan—or step down
As Brian Kemp suppresses the Black vote in Georgia, Oprah comes to campaign for Stacey Abrams
Pittsburgh residents protest Trump’s visit after synagogue shooting over racist rhetoric
Second member of the MOVE 9, Michael Africa Sr., released on parole after 40 years in prison
In response to Trump administration’s memo define gender to exclude transgender people, organizers, activists say we #WontBeErased
Florida International University right wing student group under fire over racist messages and rape jokes
Canada becomes second country to legalize marijuana, and also creates pathway to pardon past drug offenders
Saudi journalist’s disappearance renews attention on U.S.-backed Saudi war on Yemen
Florida’s Amendment 4 would restore the voting rights of 1.7 million formerly incarcerated people
Brian Kemp is using his current job to repress Black votes in fight against Abrams for GA governor
Like South Carolina, Florida refuses to relocate inmates under Hurricane Michael
Turkey accuses Saudi Arabia of murdering political journalist Jamal Khashoggi on Turkish soil
Nearly 200 protestors arrested as Kavanaugh is confirmed by the Senate
San Francisco Judge blocks Trump order to suspend protected status of thousands of immigrants
Major Jewish charity stops funding website targeting pro-Palestinian activists after donation revealed
Israel orders demolition of more Palestinian homes along West Bank, but families prepare to resist
Amazon will pay US employees $15 minimum wage, but what about international workers?
Marches in NY, D.C. call for emphasis on the rights of Black women to overturn status quo
Conviction of Brazilian political prisoner echoes injustice in the U.S.
Appeals court strikes down ID protections for Native North Dakota voters ahead of midterms
Texas argues on behalf of school that expelled student who didn’t kneel for pledge of allegiance
Ontario Judge gives light sentence to Black offender citing systemic racism
Professor attacked for refusing to write a recommendation for student to study in Israel citing BDS
#MeToo is not just for Hollywood: McDonald’s workers strike in 10 U.S. cities to protest sexual harassment
Study shows Black student activists are penalized by white college admissions counselors
New York Times anonymous op-ed by Trump senior official invites fiery criticism on all sides
Black people don’t need to be “twice as good”: Unpacking the communal depression of watching Serena lose
How Black cis het men’s relationship to our bodies contributes to our violence against Black transgender women
Black men need space to talk about their own sexual pleasure outside of domination
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