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Boys With Toys: The Civil War On Gun Control And Terrorism 

The United States is a place with binary opinions. In that spirit of drastic over-simplification there are two wars being carried out on in the Read...
Miguel Sabogal    |   06.30.15   |   SHARE

Let's Start Calling Police Brutality "Police Terror" Instead 

The Western world defines terrorism through an almost exclusively Islamophobic narrative. In 2002, the first terrorism case tried under the newly- Read...
Janessa E. Robinson    |   06.26.15   |   SHARE
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We Are Charleston: Blood On The Leaves And Blood On The Root

I am not black, but I too­ — am tired. As a person of color in this country, from a background that may not scream Rockwell and apple pie, I am tired Read...
Lara N. Dotson-Renta, PhD    |   06.24.15   |   SHARE

Why We Need To Talk About Mental Illness In The Wake Of The Charleston AME Shooting

Is racism the only reason that nine people died in Charleston last week, or is there something more going on here? Read...
Jody Allard    |   06.23.15   |   SHARE

Dismantling Racism Begins At Home: Raising My White Daughter With Black Dolls

While this is not about my or White people’s feelings, this is about White people’s violence. As White people in this country, it’s on us to Read...
Britni de la Cretaz    |   06.20.15   |   SHARE
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Thoughts From Twitter: On The Charleston AME Shooting

There is a lot on the Internet to read about the tragic Charleston shooting that took place late Wednesday night. Here are a few noteworthy tweets to Read...
Jenni Berrett    |   06.18.15   |   SHARE