Articles tagged with human-rights

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Scott Casleton

Gina Haspel’s confirmation hearing is later this week. Here’s why we should all be concerned.

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Walter Johnson

What if we use the history of slavery as a standpoint from which to rethink our notion of justice today?

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Lauren Carasik

A recent conference made it clear: military and corporate interests will prevail.

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David Stein

Coretta Scott King saw economic precarity as not just a side effect of racial subjugation, but as central to its functioning.

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Stephen Kantrowitz

We can learn from the surprising coalition of people who sheltered and rescued escaped slaves.

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Adam Hosein

Stayed or not, Trump's ban highlights the need for strong immigrant rights.

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Walter Johnson

What can W. E. B. Du Bois and the black radical tradition tell us about Trump's election and radical political action today?

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Walter Johnson

What if we use the history of slavery as a standpoint from which to rethink our notion of justice today?

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Eleanor Hildebrandt

Schools in Nepal increasingly use English as the language of instruction. But in the name of preparing them for a globalized world, non-mother-tongue education often fails the students it aims to help.

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Tariq Mir

In the name of fighting radical Islam, Indian troops have gone to war with civilians.