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Day: <span>August 11, 2017</span>

Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law Condemns Latest Justice

Justice Department’s 11th-Hour Brief in Critical Voting Rights Case is a Reversal on Civil Rights Division’s Long-Standing Position Yesterday, in Husted vs. A. Philip Randolph Institute, the U.S. Justice Department filed a brief in a critically important case about whether the National Voter Registration Act (NVRA) prevents certain types of purge programs.  The brief represents a reversal of the Justice […]readmore

The Thinker’s Notebook: The Voting Paradox

by Marlon Rice Every four years, the entire nation cycles its focus onto picking the next President of the United States. Candidates spend millions of dollars to catch your attention, hoping that the plethora of television and print ads, coupled with satisfactory debate performances and endorsements from your favorite celebrities will be enough to sway […]readmore

Science: These youth of color are organizing to address climate

by Jenna Gray August 05, 2017 at 05:53 PM EDT On Thursday morning, hundreds of young people of color received an urgent message: they couldn’t afford not to be leaders in the fight against climate change. “We are descendants of colonization and slavery. You are the children of extraction. Extraction is now taking over the […]readmore

“The Unauthorized Psychoanalysis of Donald Trump”

By James C. McIntosh, M.D. Prologue Section 7 of the American Psychiatric Association’s Principles of Medical Ethics of 1973 reads as follows: “On occasion, psychiatrists are asked for an opinion about an individual who is in the light of public attention or who has disclosed information about himself/herself through public media. In such circumstances, a psychiatrist […]readmore