Articles tagged: "Civil Rights"
How Calls For “Civility” Show Us Who Is Allowed To Be Angry In America

How Calls For “Civility” Show Us Who Is Allowed To Be Angry In America

Equating the fight against mass injustice to the perpetuation of such injustice is a dangerous form of gaslighting.

How Justice Kennedy’s Retirement Will Hurt Trump’s Base

How Justice Kennedy’s Retirement Will Hurt Trump’s Base

With a laser focus on Culture Wars cases, the white working class overjoyed that Trump can take the Supreme Court even farther right is forgetting that their own rights and healthcare will also be on the chopping block

Tavis Smiley On The Forgotten, Radical Politics Of Martin Luther King Jr.

Tavis Smiley On The Forgotten, Radical Politics Of Martin Luther King Jr.

Smiley spoke with Rantt News about why racism remains our country’s biggest challenge

When Will The Privileged Finally Stand By The Oppressed?

When Will The Privileged Finally Stand By The Oppressed?

#TakeAKnee Is Not About The Flag

Betsy DeVos Is The Jeff Sessions Of Education

Betsy DeVos Is The Jeff Sessions Of Education

Secretary DeVos’ latest move puts her indifference to civil rights on full display

Martin Luther King Jr, The Extremist

Martin Luther King Jr, The Extremist

Black Lives Matter, the Civil Rights Movement, and “the Negro’s great stumbling block in his stride toward freedom”

Through The Smog: Last Week’s Stories You Might’ve Missed

Through The Smog: Last Week’s Stories You Might’ve Missed

The Weekly Windshield Wiper Clearing Through Media B.S.

Selma Haunts Jeff Sessions’ Confirmation Hearing

Selma Haunts Jeff Sessions’ Confirmation Hearing

Civil rights icon and Bloody Sunday survivor John Lewis gives voice to widespread opposition to a Jeff Sessions-led DOJ