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This is a woman who knows a LOT about injustice around the world and she has done a lot to right some major wrongs. (Image Credit: Instagram/amalclooney)

Amal Clooney: Human Rights Super Hero

In the wake of Charlottesville, the Clooney Foundation has pledged a million dollars to the Southern Poverty Law Center. Though details of the Read...
Rebekah Kuschmider    |   08.25.17   |   SHARE
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Protecting Our Children After The Wounds Of Racism Divide Us Even More

I find myself in this place again. I am numb. I feel empty. I almost have no words. In 2012, around the time of the birth of my son, I had a similar Read...
Nia Heard-Garris of The Conversation    |   07.21.16   |   SHARE
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What Drunk White People Get Away With, People Of Color Are Killed Over

Drunk or not, it’s a fact that white people are more prone to acting like assholes to authority figures—because we’re more likely to get away with it. Read...
Melissa Petro    |   04.20.15   |   SHARE
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State Of Black America Report: Blacks Are Treated 72% Equal To Whites

According to the National Urban League, there is something we should know—black America is in a state of crisis. Read...
David A. Love of The Grio    |   03.19.15   |   SHARE
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A "Nice White Lady" And Former Prisoner Reflects On Our Racist Society

I will never know what it’s like to grow up black in America. I only know what it’s like to be diminished and humiliated. Read...
Sue Ellen Allen    |   12.10.14   |   SHARE
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As Attorney General Eric Holder Steps Down, Let's Remember Him With These 3 Quotes On Enduring Racism In America

While Holder might be best remembered for the Mexican drug cartel scandal, his words on racial relations in America are the better part of his legacy. Read...
Giana Ciapponi    |   09.25.14   |   SHARE