Last year proved to be a "dismal" one for civil society as activists who dared to challenge economic and political elites worldwide were marginalized, demonized, and threatened, according to an annual report on the state of civic organizations. The fifth State of Civil Society Report (pdf), put forth by the international organization CIVICUS,...
Abandoning Palestinians and its pledge to fight Israel's protracted blockade of...
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday affirmed (pdf) a federal law that bars those...
Bravo to actor and activist Jesse Williams, who lit up the BET awards with a searing speech calling out American racism and white culture for "gentrifying our genius and then trying us on like costumes before discarding our bodies like rinds of strange fruit." The baffled response by Fox News - "He seems so upset" - explains just why Williams was also moved to insist, "The burden of the brutalized is not to comfort the bystander."
The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights
National Network to End Domestic Violence
National Organization for Women (NOW)
Jane's Due Process
National Abortion Federation
NARAL Pro-Choice America
Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR)