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March For Whose Lives?
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March For Whose Lives?

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Youth survivors of the Parkland School Shooting have connected the dots between all victims of gun violence, but the media and national outrage are slow to follow suit. By Celina della Croce / The Dawn News / March 29, 2018 This week in the United States, the ‘March For Our […]

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Black Lives Matter Wants to #ReclaimMLK’s Radical Legacy
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Black Lives Matter Wants to #ReclaimMLK’s Radical Legacy

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Source: TeleSUR / The Dawn News / January 16, 2017 Several Black movements across the U.S. have launched a campaign to reject the mainstream image of Martin Luther King, Jr. The Black Lives Matter movement launched a campaign Monday to reclaim the true legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. as […]

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A homeless man sleeps under an American flag blanket on a park bench in New York City. New U.S. data reports a drop in the number of homeless people -- but not in New York and other states.
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US Elections: Is This What Democracy is Supposed to Be?

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No significant issues drive the campaign. No one is seriously entertaining the questions that bother ordinary Americans. The haste to drop ballots into the boxes on election day should not be mistaken for enthusiasm; it is a sign of frustration.  By VIJAY PRASHAD / Source: frontline.in / The Dawn News […]

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Amount of Violent Murders Drastically Increased in the US
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Amount of Violent Murders Drastically Increased in the US

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Source: Resumen Latinoamericano / The Dawn News / September 26, 2016 Photo Credit: workers.org An FBI report revealed this Monday that the number of murders in 2015 increased by more than 10% in comparison with last year’s figures, in the United States. According to the annual report of the Federal […]

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A demonstrator protesting the shooting death of Alton Sterling is detained by law enforcement near the headquarters of the Baton Rouge Police Department in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, U.S. July 9, 2016.  REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
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This Black Lives Matter Photo Should Be Seen Around The World

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A photo of an unnamed protester at a Black Lives Matter demonstration in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, has become a powerful image of the ongoing struggle between law enforcement and black Americans. More than 100 people were arrested during a protest outside the city’s police headquarters on Saturday following the death […]

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