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The Fight to End the Death Penalty and Save Leonard Taylor
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The Fight to End the Death Penalty and Save Leonard Taylor

"I feel real positive and real prayerful that I will get a stay of execution," said Leonard "Raheem" Taylor, a Black Missouri man scheduled to be 

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The Lasting Impact of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo
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The Lasting Impact of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo

The signing of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo ended the U.S. invasion of Mexico, but the effects continue to impact Latine communities today.

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The Threat to Holocaust Remembrance
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The Threat to Holocaust Remembrance

Growing attacks on anti-racist education threaten Holocaust education and feed into antisemitism.

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No, Gwen Stefani, You Aren’t Japanese
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No, Gwen Stefani, You Aren’t Japanese

In a recent interview, singer Gwen Stefani responds to a question about her cultural appropriation past by claiming a fake ethnic identity.

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Reader Profile: Megan McClendon
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Reader Profile: Megan McClendon

The ARD is only possible because of the commitment of its subscribers and readers. Everyday people committed to transforming themselves and the society around them are our best hope for the future.

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How a Supreme Court Case Could Threaten Workers’ Rights
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How a Supreme Court Case Could Threaten Workers’ Rights

The Supreme Court is expected to issue a ruling holding labor unions broadly responsible for the economic impacts of strikes. 

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Year in Review: Combatting the Fascist Threat
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Year in Review: Combatting the Fascist Threat

This year has proven that the fascist threat is not an un-American deviation but the most developed form of the sickness at the heart of the American project.

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Year in Review: The Right to Housing
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Year in Review: The Right to Housing

Though the home is the center of our lives, housing in the United States is not a right but a privilege for those able to afford it.

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Year in Review: Uniting the Workforce
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Year in Review: Uniting the Workforce

For a just society, the working class must build solidarity with each other and reject the falsehood that the wealthy elites are aligned with our plight.

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Reader Profile: Sabine Won
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Reader Profile: Sabine Won

The ARD is only possible because of the commitment of its subscribers and readers. Everyday people committed to transforming themselves and the society around them are our best hope for the future.

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