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Rights & Justice


Buffalo Gunman's Racism Directly Tied to Mainstreaming of White Nationalism, Say Critics

"This hateful, white nationalist rhetoric is not just being spread by lone gunmen. It can also be found on cable news and in the rhetoric of politicians today."

Jon Queally ·


'It's a Fight They'll Get': Defenders of Abortion Rights March Nationwide

One speaker at the Ban Off Our Bodies rally in the nation's capital said that Saturday was just "day one of a 'Summer of Rage' where we will be ungovernable. Ungovernable!"

Jon Queally ·


'A Horror Movie': 10 People Murdered During Mass Shooting by White Supremacist in Buffalo

The alleged shooter, taken into custody by police, streamed the murders online where he also posted what has been described as a racist manuscript.

Jon Queally ·


'Extraordinary Relief': Advocates Celebrate Partial Block of Alabama Law Targeting Trans Youth

"This ruling means that we will be able to continue providing our child with the medical care he needs and nothing could be more important or more of a relief to our family," said one parent who was a plaintiff in the case.

Jon Queally ·


Nationwide 'Bans Off Our Bodies' Rallies Planned for Saturday

"With the Supreme Court planning to overturn Roe v. Wade, we are at a tipping point in the fight to be able to make decisions about our own bodies, lives, and futures."

Jessica Corbett ·


Billie Eilish, Ariana Grande, and More Vow Young People 'Will Not Back Down' on Abortion Rights

"Should the Supreme Court take away the constitutional right to safe, legal abortion, young people stand to lose the most," said Planned Parenthood Federation of America's Alexis McGill Johnson.

Jessica Corbett ·


We Have More in Common With Cuba Than We Think

The American working class and Cubans both face an important task: demanding dignity from the imperial core that constantly works to undermine our right to life.

Danaka Katovich ·


No Half Measures—Biden Needs to Cancel All Student Loan Debt

The Debt Collective has successfully pushed Biden to extend the pause on student loan payments. Now we're organizing to make the White House cancel all student debt.

Frederick Bell Jr. ·


America Unmasked: Pandemic Anti-Rights Syndrome

Did the long pandemic spawn a new kind of repression?

Nina Burleigh ·


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