Experiments with truth: 4/29/11

    • Tens of thousands of Syrians demonstrated in urban centers today in solidarity with the besieged city of Deraa and demanding political freedoms, in defiance of heavy army and security forces deployment.
    • In Uganda, police were deployed at Tembo Steels Uganda Limited following a sit down strike by workers protesting low pay and poor working conditions on Thursday.


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    • Analysis

    Populist alliances of ‘cowboys and Indians’ are protecting rural lands

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    By appealing to the hearts and minds of their white neighbors, Native Americans are carving out common ground and building unity through diversity.

    • Feature

    #FreeBlackMamas bails black mothers from jail for Mother’s Day

    May 11, 2019

    A growing campaign to bring black mothers home from jail is putting the need to eliminate cash bail into criminal justice conversations.

    • Analysis

    Drivers strike ahead of Uber’s public offering today

    May 10, 2019

    As Uber goes public, ride-hail drivers amp up their calls for better pay and working conditions through increased regulation.