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Pew poll: Despite the political climate, most Americans still believe they can attain the American Dream
California could actualize its 50% renewable power goal 10 years ahead of schedule
“Prison was good for me”: How the state manipulates barely surviving its brutality into sanctuary
Zimbabwean coup takes power from the Mugabe family
Andrea Jenkins becomes the first openly transgender Black woman elected to office
Syria announces intent to join Paris Agreement on climate, leaving US solo dolo as the hold-out
Global warming meets the prison industrial complex: Inmates dying from heat is a social justice issue
Puerto Rican government clashes with San Juan mayor over “concerning” energy contract
For the first time, Republicans in favor of legalizing weed
Congress hurtling towards government shutdown over Trump’s racist wall
Progressive wing of the DNC shaken up in an act signaling a move away from Sanders
How the state uses “police morale” to divert from the violence inherent to policing
U.S. cites anti-Israel bias in withdrawal from the UN’s Educational Scientific and Cultural Org.
Justice Department threatens sanctuary cities
Puerto Rico relief bill helps everyone but Puerto Ricans
EPA administrator announces intent to change Clean Power Plan policy
Trump administration gives employers the go-ahead to roll back birth control coverage
How the FBI’s “Black Identity Extremist” label feeds into our willingness to throw Black radicals under the bus
Russians bought offensive Facebook ads to increase American political tensions
Congress should save children and renew the Children’s Health Insurance Plan
Academia’s role in legitimizing conservative hate speech
Donald Trump continues command for athletes not to kneel on Twitter
New research strengthens connection between Flint water crisis and reproductive injustice
45 aims at athletes, gets called “u bum,” and inspires more peaceful protests
Diplomacy for what? 45’s international isolationism at the United Nations
It’s a matter of time: Resisting the enshrining of white supremacy in our collective memory
Trump administration announces decision to end DACA
Cleveland police refuse to carry flag at Brown’s game in National Anthem counter-protest
David Clarke resigns as Milwaukee County Sheriff
Los Angeles city council replaces Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples Day
Blackkklansman continues the tradition of letting white women off the hook
Why the NYC specialized high school exam is discriminatory and must be terminated.
Hulu documentary ‘Minding the Gap’ powerfully explores the effect of toxic masculinity on boys
“Unite the Right” white supremacist rally vastly outnumbered by counter-protesters
To the friend who said I should be thankful for my online harassment while cosplaying: I ain’t thankful for shit
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