Ninety-four of 97 Detroit Public Schools (DPS) remained shuttered on Tuesday as the ongoing city-wide teacher " sickout " prompted calls for Michigan lawmakers to "stop playing political games and do the right thing for Detroit's students, educators, and community." The Detroit Federation of Teachers (DFT) announced a second day of action after...
Authorities have arrested four suspects in the assassination of environmental...
Nearly every public school in Detroit was shut down on Monday as teachers city-...
In honor of this too often ignored World Press Freedom Day, a reminder that today at least 200 journalists - from China to Burundi to Iran to perhaps most egregiously Egypt and Turkey - are imprisoned and sometimes tortured for doing their job, which is telling the truth and giving a voice to the voiceless. "Journalism is not a crime," notes Amnesty International, "yet the principles of free speech and a free press are threatened across the world."
Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR)
Food & Water Watch
Jubilee USA Network
International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)
Voces de la Frontera
Doctors Without Borders
Physicians for Human Rights
Brennan Center for Justice