Articles tagged with human-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.

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Colin Dayan

Undocumented immigrants face horrible conditions in U.S. detention, with little legal recourse.

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Lauren Carasik

Will victims of the war be served by the call for restorative justice?

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Robin D. G. Kelley

The ideas in the movement’s new manifesto would enrich our practice of democracy.

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Lauren Carasik

The U.S. turns a blind eye on the murder of environmentalist Berta Cáceres.

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Michael Bronski

Radical gay liberation laid the ground for the moderate legal gains of gay rights.

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Henry Ace Knight

After fourteen years, Mohamedou Ould Slahi may finally have a chance at freedom.