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Race 2012
A PBS special that uses presidential elections as a lens through which to view America’s racial landscape. Watch:
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Sarah Kendzior 11h
Stephen Miller designed the plan to snatch migrant children from their parents. The NYT now won't run his on the record statements because it makes him "uncomfortable". It's more important to NYT to placate white supremacists than to speak the truth about the abuse of children.
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Carolina A. Miranda Jun 16
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Zoé Jun 16
“Chris you know my background, I’m a prosecutor” — Kamala Harris, in her own words, on not just ICE, but her stance on carcerality writ large
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Samuel Sinyangwe Jun 16
Pictures of Paul Ryan with his family while his government separates black and brown families. Trump committing crimes and atrocities in plain sight while black and brown people are imprisoned or killed who didn’t even commit a crime. This is how white supremacy is communicated.
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Raw Story Jun 16
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Andrew Lawrence Jun 15
Imagine how much spit Stephen Miller is about to ingest
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Avi Jun 16
We've asked ourselves for nearly a century how Germans could have just gone along with Hitler's orders, yet we're seeing it happen in real-time in our country. This is a Trump administration policy, but the people enforcing it are also responsible.
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The Hill Jun 7
Georgia county official takes oath of office on Malcolm X autobiography rather than Bible
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Oscar Zeta Acosta May 28
We Chicanos have been beat up, shot up, kicked around, spat on and… fuck, they’ve taken everything we’ve had. Death at the hands of the pigs is nothing new to us.
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Touré May 27
You know the system is broken when Harvey Weinstein, charged with rape, can pay $1 million and go home, while Kalief Browder, accused of stealing a backpack, has to stay in jail for years because he can’t afford a few hundred dollars. End money bail.
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Marcos Breton May 14
Sacramento area friends: This fantastic documentary airs on tonight at 9pm. Set your DVRS is a wild ride
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Marcos Breton May 14
The massacres in are further proof that if is for something - in this case, putting the US Embassy in Jerusalem - then dark skinned people are going to suffer in some terrible way.
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Ruben Salazar PBS May 14
26 Women Academics express “deep concern over the ways in which the press and those on social media have turned tweets made against Junot Díaz into trending topics and headlines in major newspapers both inside and outside the United States.”
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Oscar Zeta Acosta May 12
was he infallible? no. was his mark indelible. yes.
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Oscar Zeta Acosta May 10
You can stream the film for free at campus and local libraries.
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Sarah Lerner May 10
Maxine Waters: “And no, I do not yield. Not one second to you. Not one second.”
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X May 8
A reminder that ABC is allowing this, while it permanently shelved a Blackish episode about Kaepernick & black athletes kneeling to protest police brutality.
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Kanopy May 5
Oscar Zeta Acosta was a radical countercultural icon and revered figure of the Chicano movement who inspired Hunter S. Thompson's "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas". His life is revealed in The Rise and Fall of The Brown Buffalo:
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ABC News May 3
Cellphone video shows Miami police officer appearing to kick suspect in the head during arrest. Miami Police Chief Jorge Colina said the "video depicts a clear violation of policy" and announced that the officer involved has been relieved of duty.
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Texas Tribune Apr 29
The U.S. Department of Education was investigating why black students in Bryan, Texas, are almost four times as likely as white students to be suspended. Then Betsy DeVos took over.
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