May 16, Progressive Party with Sen. Schumer Get tickets
http://Protecting%20America%20from%20Racism%20in%20the%20Water

Protecting America from Racism in the Water

The Flint water crisis highlights the continuing disparities that people of color face in finding access to fair housing and healthy communities.

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http://Why%20#OscarsSoWhite%20Matters

Why #OscarsSoWhite Matters

The film industry exercises a huge amount of influence on perceptions of success in America—or the lack thereof.

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http://On%20Hope,%20Change,%20and%20Having%20Kids

On Hope, Change, and Having Kids

While some of the optimism surrounding President Barack Obama’s election remains, he is leaving office in a less hopeful climate than when he entered.

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http://Saving%20the%20Best%20for%20Last

Saving the Best for Last

President Obama’s final State of the Union address challenged voters to do the hard work of fulfilling the American promise.

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http://When%20a%20‘Race%20Problem’%20Becomes%20a%20Social%20Challenge

When a ‘Race Problem’ Becomes a Social Challenge

Recent high-profile incidents of racism on U.S. college campuses highlight long-term realities for students of color and help reframe the purpose of higher education in the face of demographic shifts.

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http://The%20Myth%20of%20Police%20Reluctance

The Myth of Police Reluctance

Despite claims to the contrary, there is no evidence to suggest that the “Hands Up” movement has caused the police to stand down.

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http://Putin%20Should%20Not%20Throw%20Stones

Putin Should Not Throw Stones

Russian President Vladimir Putin’s recent comments about the unrest in Ferguson highlight why the United States must work to address its own shortcomings as it promotes democracy abroad.

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