Anny Martinez directs the Jamaica Plain Forum for the Institute for Policy Studies office in Boston. Distributed by OtherWords.org.
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Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Youth Movements Changing Tactics in the Face of Climate Crisis
Back in 2015, a group of youth warriors bravely filed a lawsuit against the federal government for failing to protect their right to life and liberty by willfully ignoring the dangers of climate change. Last month, the 21 plaintiffs of Juliana v. United States gathered under the same roof for the...
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
The GOP’s Kavanaugh Playbook Was Textbook Abusive Behavior
Shortly before he became a Supreme Court justice, Brett Kavanaugh made two things clear: He likes beer. And he’s a self-righteous beneficiary of presumption of innocence. Indeed, Kavanaugh was provided a considerable benefit of the doubt for a man credibly accused of a horrible crime. In an...