Experiments with truth: 7/27/11

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    • Police in Denmark detained six environmental activists on Tuesday protesting the felling of trees in a forest to make room for a research centre for wind turbines.
    • About 200 protesters gathered Tuesday morning outside the Convention Center in Philadelphia to demand wheelchair-accessible taxicabs. The rally was held on the 21st anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act.


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    • Analysis

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

    May 17, 2019

    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.