Rights

Sarah Lazare, staff writer
With Black Friday now one week away, Walmart workers and their allies are gearing up for what they predict will be the largest strike in the retailer's history. Among the tens of thousands of people and hundreds of organizations that have vowed to support Walmart's low-wage workers are a growing number of voices from the climate justice movement,...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
President Barack Obama's announcement of relief from deportation for about 5...
Jon Queally, staff writer
"The public has to know about it. They don’t want the public to know about it...

Further...

This is Tamir Rice. He was 12. He was shot in the stomach and killed by a Cleveland cop after a caller told dispatch there was someone, "probably a juvenile," waving a gun, "probably fake," at a playground. He was right: It was a toy gun. The shooter is on paid "administrative leave." Police are "investigating." Before the media, police referred to the death of "the young man." From the crowd: "You mean, the 12-year-old child." Yes. And yes, Tamir was black.