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The resolution, which passed unanimously, endorses the goal of having no kids in detention in Seattle. It’s a move that chips away at the school-to-prison pipeline.
The campaign has collected 700 hand-knitted bricks to dump on the Supreme Court steps to protest its infamous decision.
The momentum behind the legalization of gay marriage came from grassroots action, not from court cases.
With over one billion views on YouTube and counting, The Young Turks prove that successful, independent, online news is possible.
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Activists built support for the ordinance by demonstrating that it would reduce poverty in the city.
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Food can no longer be dismissed as niche news. It’s universal, vital, and urgent—and this film drives that point home.
A new law will end the practice of evaluating teachers based on their students' standardized test scores.
These three young activists found creative ways to tackle issues from climate change to voting rights.
A look at the growing influence of undocumented voices in the movement for immigrant rights.