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The Heresy of White Christianity

“Those who have lived in the cultures of the oppressed know something about freedom that the oppressors will never know.” 

Chris Hedges ·


Aiming to 'Revitalize Our Democracy,' Sanders Institute to Host 250 Progressive Leaders at Weekend Gathering Focused on Bold Solutions

Over three days in Burlington, Vermont, politicians and activists will "share replicable policies, develop actionable steps, establish ongoing networks, and articulate a progressive vision"

Julia Conley ·


The Con of Diversity

Diversity in the hands of the white power elites—political and corporate—is an advertising gimmick 

Chris Hedges ·


More Thoughts on the Poor People’s Campaign

"The primary reason I joined the Poor People’s Campaign and have encouraged others to do so is its potential for realizing basic structural change."

Gary Olson ·


50 Years After Assassination, Nation Urged to Acknowledge and Embrace MLK's Radical Vision

"If we are to truly honor Dr. King's life and spirit, let us recommit ourselves to the fight for justice and no longer accept silence on the things that matter."

Julia Conley ·


Martin Luther King Jr Was a Radical. We Must Not Sterilize His Legacy

If King were alive today, his words would threaten most of those who now sing his praises

Cornel West ·


Forget Coates vs. West — We All Have a Duty to Confront the Full Reach of U.S. Empire

What are the duties of radicals and progressives inside relatively wealthy countries to the world beyond our national borders?

Naomi Klein ·


After the Storms: Defeating Trumpism, Rebuilding America

The present crisis long pre-dates Donald Trump.

Gar Alperovitz ·


The 'Alt-Right': We Need Courage and Truth, Not False Equivalencies

We are living in an extraordinary moment in history, and this is no time to blame “both sides” for the chaos that has engulfed our country.

Eladio Bobadilla ·


White Supremacist Chaos In Charlottesville Is Just the Beginning

I was in Charlottesville when the Nazis moved in. Here's what to expect if they come to your town.

Adele M. Stan ·

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