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The clash between history and today’s movements — a conversation with Rev. James Lawson

Called the “architect of the nonviolent movement in America” by John Lewis, Rev. James Lawson discusses the roots and power of nonviolence.

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How the left is reclaiming the fight against antisemitism

September 2, 2021

By centering their resistance within the wider anti-racism struggle, progressive Jewish organizers are following a new model for confronting the growing threat of antisemitism.

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India’s Dalit artists are shaking the age-old system of caste oppression

August 31, 2021

A new wave of Dalit artists, musicians and writers is catalyzing the movement for equality by popularizing the struggles of their communities and raising the consciousness of Indian society.

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What a truly humanitarian response in Afghanistan would look like

August 24, 2021

While there are no guarantees of success in the short-term, here are five proven steps that can be taken to mitigate violence as the Taliban consolidate power.