"The so-called Religious Freedom Restoration Act sets Indiana and our nation back decades in the struggle for civil rights."
The membership of the USSA sees student issues as intrinsically tied to economic, racial, and gender justice.
What was supposed to have been a waltz into a second term for Emanuel has turned into a fight for his political life with challenger and longtime progressive Latino leader Jesus "Chuy" Garcia.
The Alameda County Board of Supervisors decision increases funding for community-based programs helping people when they return home.
Selma 1965 represents the worst and best of America: our home-grown terrorism and abuses of power, AND the immense courage and persistence that can bring about change.
Blockupy gathered disparate groups into a solid force, not only on the question of Greece but against the highway robbery tactics of the powerful private German banks.
"Ice shelves in West Antarctica have lost as much as 18 percent of their volume over the last two decades, with rapid acceleration occurring over the last decade."
O'Dell's observations about life in the contemporary coal region from a historical perspective are dead-on accurate.
Chávez was also an early environmentalist, warning the public of the devastating effects of pesticides on both farmworkers and consumers.
"The Postal Service takes in $68 billion a year in revenue and Wall Street wants it."