civil rights

Sep 13, 2017
Morning mist Heart Lake, High Peaks region. Photo by Karl Nerenberg

Talking to Americans: Democracy in the Trump era

Karl Nerenberg
An Ohio father and son share a contemptuous skepticism about the current occupant of the White House. And yet, they still have faith in the fundamental fairness of U.S. democracy.
Sep 8, 2017

Race relations, civil rights and the Rat Pack

Sam and Face2Face host David Peck talk about his new film premiering at TIFF, race relations in America, courage and why Sammy Davis Junior was the greatest entertainer of the 20th century.
Oct 3, 2014

From Idle No More to a Civil Rights Movement

Krystalline Kraus
This "I am" is limitless: I am a mother, a daughter, an aunt. This I am is not a sociological "other"; not garbage strewn across the side of a highway or laying at the bottom of a river.
May 29, 2014
Photo: flickr/Burns Library, Boston College

Remembering Maya Angelou's commitment to justice

rabble staff
In remembering Maya Angelou, it is important to recall her commitment to the struggle for equality, not just for herself, or for women, or for African-Americans, but for all.


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