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They’re Progressive, Fighting For Social Justice, And Under Scrutiny From Fellow Democrats – HuffPost


They’re Progressive, Fighting For Social Justice, And Under Scrutiny From Fellow Democrats  HuffPost

These charter school teachers are watching from the sidelines as their livelihood faces growing criticism. By Rebecca Klein. 06/29/2019 07:00 AM ET.

Chinese human rights lawyer ‘totally changed man’ after being jailed – The Guardian


Chinese human rights lawyer ‘totally changed man’ after being jailed  The Guardian

The wife of the jailed Chinese human rights lawyer Wang Quanzhang has described her husband as a “totally changed man” after she and her son were …

Megan Rapinoe: USWNT captain, World Cup winner and campaigner for social justice – CNN


Megan Rapinoe: USWNT captain, World Cup winner and campaigner for social justice  CNN

(CNN) On an overcast evening, with the 2019 Women’s World Cup a day old, Megan Rapinoe and her teammates are exploring the city of Reims, the unofficial …

Elizabeth ‘Betty’ Balanoff taught social justice and fought for it – Chicago Sun-Times


Elizabeth ‘Betty’ Balanoff taught social justice and fought for it  Chicago Sun-Times

Lessons can be taught systematically in school or by example in daily life. As a college professor, mother and social activist, Elizabeth “Betty” Balanoff excelled …

Artificial intelligence and human rights: We need to talk about the use phase – GreenBiz


Artificial intelligence and human rights: We need to talk about the use phase  GreenBiz

As business, government and civil society make progress in addressing the human rights impacts and ethical questions arising from the use of artificial …

Social justice seizes Democrats at the first 2020 debate – Washington Examiner


  1. Social justice seizes Democrats at the first 2020 debate  Washington Examiner
  2. The Democratic Debates, Night 2: Four Heavyweights Face Off  The New York Times
  3. First Democratic debate: Elizabeth Warren persists, but Julián Castro is the star  Salon
  4. In First Debate, Democrats Say They’re All for Change, but Argue Over How Far to Go and At What Cost  The Root
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Climate justice: why we need a minister to connect with activist movements – The Conversation UK


Climate justice: why we need a minister to connect with activist movements  The Conversation UK

The UK Labour Party recently announced it has created a new shadow minister for climate justice. Danielle Rowley has been appointed to the role and her job, …

UN human rights expert: Fossil fuel companies to blame for climate crisis – Climate Liability News


UN human rights expert: Fossil fuel companies to blame for climate crisis  Climate Liability News

The United Nations’ top human rights official issues a wake-up call with new report on corporate and government responsitility for widespread suffering.

In 1969, I Had No Idea a Social-Justice Movement Could Center a Kid Like Me – The Nation


In 1969, I Had No Idea a Social-Justice Movement Could Center a Kid Like Me  The Nation

LGBT Youth march at the National March on Washington for Lesbian and Gay Rights in Washington, DC, in 1979. (Photo courtesy of Lesbian Herstory Archives).

How Superheroes Can Inspire Real-World Change (Guest Column) – Hollywood Reporter


How Superheroes Can Inspire Real-World Change (Guest Column)  Hollywood Reporter

Activism has long been part of comics, writes Alan Jenkins, the departing president of the social justice organization The Opportunity Agenda.