Amy Goodman | The symbol of the Southern states' rebellion and secession, of waging war to protect slavery, may be less visible. But the fight for equality continues.
Amy Goodman | With the U.S. Supreme Court decision supporting Michigan's ban against affirmative action in state university admissions and the increasing resegregation of schools, segregation may be alive and well.
Activist Toolkit
| Origins of MLK Day, accomplishments of the man, and what it all means today
Rinku Sen | In seeking economic justice, it is particularly tempting to ignore the links between race and poverty, as well as the profound influence of sexism and sexuality on economic hierarchies.
Book Review
Daniel Tseghay | In Dreaming Blackness, Melanye T. Price courses through the history of scholarly thought on the black American experience.
TMC MediaWire Blogger, Zach Carter | The U.S. economy may finally be bottoming out. But if the worst is really behind us, we are likely facing a painful period of “growth” that looks very much like the present.
Activist Toolkit
| On October 17, 1988 the Supreme Court of Canada removed the last major barrier to universal suffrage in Canada, granting institutionalized mental health patients the right to vote