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A transcript of our panel discussion on the Black Lives Matter movement.
Elizabeth Hinton, Robin D. G. Kelley, Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, Brandon M. Terry, Cornel West
Segregation Is Still a Problem in the United States
Ryan D. Enos
Black movements have historically been at the forefront of progressive change. But with black civil society in retreat, how
can we rebuild black politics?
Michael C. Dawson
Most of the demographic change in America today comes not from waves of new immigration, but from the echoes of past migration.
As the United States has grown more diverse, it has moved from being “two societies, one black, one white,” in the words of the famous Kerner Commission, to two societies, white and nonwhite.
I went back to Haiti on August 15, a year and a half after the earthquake. The place where I had lived on and off since the summer of 1970 was unrecognizable. But the politics were familiar.
Supreme Court Precedent Sets Back Worker Rights
Jessica Garrick, Andrew Schrank
The article is edited from the transcript of a speech that Gov. Roemer gave at the Edmond J. Safra
Gov. Charles “Buddy” Roemer
At the offices of Kwani — a literary agitator without peer.
Hispanics are developing stronger attachments to the Democrats.
The Significance of Walmart v. Dukes
David Freeman Engstrom
Joshua Cohen, Glenn C. Loury
The man who imagines himself king of kings.
Robert P. Baird
Vital reading on politics, literature, and more in your inbox
Robin D. G. Kelley
Michael Patrick Lynch
Elizabeth Shakman Hurd, Nadia Marzouki
Alex de Waal
Silvia Federici, Jill Richards
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